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Public Engagement Resource Library

Promoting Your New Article or Book
Working with Media
  • Media Interview TipsA guide from the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
  • Dealing With the Press: Inside Higher Ed piece (November 5, 2014) by academic and journalist Rob Weir aimed at helping academics engage with journalists.
Writing and Pitching Op-Eds
  • The OpEd Project Resources: Web pages on structuring, writing, pitching, and submitting op-eds. Includes detailed submission information for range of local and national papers.
  • Tips for Scholars Writing an Op-Ed Written by journalist Michael Todd for SAGE Connection, contains information on the mechanics, structure, and strategies connected to drafting op-eds.
  • Writing Science in Plain English: Manual by Anne E. Green (University of Chicago Press, 2013) that helps scientists learn principles for writing clear prose.
Communicating with Policymakers
Using Social Media
Public Speaking
Articles on Public Engagement
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