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Here, you will find tekom’s current English-language publication program: magazines, guidelines, practical guides, studies, annual book series, academic series and proceedings around technical communication.

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Current New Publications:

  • 2018

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    NEW Practical Guides

    Safety Notes and Warning Messages

    Jens-Uwe Heuer-James, Roland Schmeling, Matthias Schulz

    Since technical communicators have developed a growing awareness of product liability issues, safety notes and warnings have increased dramatically in all kinds of product manuals and handbooks. The American standard ANSI Z535.4 for safety signs and labels has frequently been adapted by them since the early 1990s. [...]

  • 2017

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    Annual Book Series | Vol. 1

    Year Book 2017

    Isabelle Fleury

    Year Books are a new publication series published by tekom Europe. On the first pages of this publication, we inform you about recent developments in tekom Europe and about country organizations. [...]

  • 2017

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    Proceedings Vol. 5

    Birgitta Meex & Sissi Closs

    The fifth European Academic Colloquium (EAC) on Technical Communication took place in Antwerp, Belgium on 28 April 2017. This annual conference organized by tekom Europe is targeted at members of the European academic community who teach and carry out research in the area of Technical Communication and related fields. [...]

  • 2017

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    Practical Guides - 2. updated edition

    English for Non-Native Writers – Rule-Based Writing

    Elke Erdmann, Kristina Johnson Coenen, Lisa Link, James Longbotham, Markus Nickl, Ursula Reuther, Andrea Schöffer, Melanie Siegel

    With their practical guide “English for Non-Native Writers,” tekom bridges a gap that many writers and editors have complained about. The guide consolidates the most essential standards and rules for technical writing in English. It also offers important suggestions on writing for limited space, such as information products on mobile end-devices. [...]