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Business, Government, and Technical Communications! 📝
The Business, Government, and Technical Communications program at ACC endeavors to help students develop essential skills and knowledge regarding creating and publishing written communications that target varying needs. There is a variety of information available through the library about the topic of technical communication, both in physical form and digital. Use the tabs on the top to navigate through the guide and find the help you need.
This guide will discuss specific types of information. Look at the table below to learn more about each type of resource you may encounter in this guide and get a better idea of what type of resource you may need and where to find more information.
|Books||Books can provide detailed background and in-depth historical information about the given topic, often written by subject experts. They're a good place to start if you need to learn more about the topic and get the basics.|
|Articles||Articles from journals, magazines, and major newspapers can serve as a source of information about new developments and recent scientific findings in the field of psychology. Use the library databases to help locate these articles.|
|Websites||You can often find additional sources of information, such as government agencies and professional organizations, on the Internet. Just make sure to evaluate those sources carefully to ensure they're credible. There is also a sub-page with information on mobile apps.|
|Videos||Video can cover a wide variety of information, delivered through audio and visual channels. They can come in the form of a documentary, lecture recording, etc. Educational videos are often created using other resources like those listed above.|
Office Chat-A secure mobile messaging service that allows companies to collaborate, network, and share information. (iOS)
Strat Pad-Learn the basics of strategic business planning, see examples of strategic business plans, and create your own business plan. (iOS)
Business Plan-Learn about the steps to write a business plan and get access to templates, business plan examples, and inspiration to start from home or in a business accelerator. (iOS)
Business Plan & Start Startup-This app allows you to create your business plan privately or with friends and business partners; walk through tutorials for every section of a typical business plan; get a step by step timeline that takes you from planning to starting your business; and more. (Android)
DSST Technical Writing Buddy-DSST Technical Writing Buddy is the ultimate tool for learning about the DSST Technical Writing Exam. The features of this app makes studying extremely convenient. The app is a great study guide and ideal for test prep! (iOS)