IPERS Library of Resources
Available Resources through IPERS
Abrams, Mary Ann, and Bernard Dreyer. Eds. Plain Language Pediatrics. Elk Grove Village:
American Academy of Pediatrics, 2009.
Bailey, Edward. Plain English at Work: A Guide to Business Writing and Speaking. New York:
Oxford University Press, 1996.
Cutts, Martin. Oxford Guide to Plain English. 3rd ed. New York: Oxford University Press,
Forum on Plain English at UHD, 2008. UHD: ITV/Multimedia Services, 2008. CD.
Garner, Bryan. Legal Writing in Plain English. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press,
Greene, Anne. Writing Science in Plain English. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Gross Davis, Barbara. Tools for Teaching. 2nd ed. San Francisco: Wiley, John & Sons, 2009.
Johns, Lee Clark. The Writing Coach. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Learning, 2004.
Kimble, Joseph. “Writing for Dollars, Writing to Please.” The Scribes Journal of Legal Writing.
Vol. 6 (1996‐1997): 1‐38.
Kimble, Joseph. Lifting the Fog of Legalese: Essays on Plain Language. Durham, North
Carolina: Carolina Academic Press, 2006.
Lutz, William. Doublespeak Defined. New York: Harper Resource, 1999.
Myers, Judith. Banishing Bureaucratese: Using Plain Language in Government Writing.
Vienna, VA: Management Concepts, 2001.
Sabin, William. The Gregg Reference Manual. 10th ed. New York: McGraw‐Hill, 2005.
Steinberg, Erwin, ed. Plain Language: Principles and Practice. Detroit: Wayne State
University Press, 1991.
United Stated Congress House of Representatives. Subcommittee Hearing on Plain Language
in Paperwork: The Benefits to Small Business, 110‐73. Washington: U.S. Government
Printing Office, 2008.