"Creative nonfiction" includes writing like personal essays, humor, memoir, commentary, literary journalism, travel writing, food writing, biography, and other general topics found in non-scholarly outlets.
"The Georgetown University Writing Center is a free writing resource open to all Georgetown students. Graduate and undergraduate students trained in teaching writing are available to assist you at any stage of your writing process. The Writing Center offers assistance in topic development, general organization, guidance on paper revisions, and specific or recurring structural problems with writing."
2016 Writer's Market by Robert Lee Brewer (Editor)
Call Number: Ref Desk PN 161 .W83
Publication Date: 2015-09-01
"It guides you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents--as well as new playwriting and screenwriting sections. These listings feature contact and submission information to help writers get their work published. Beyond the listings, you'll find all-new material devoted to the business and promotion of writing."
Writers' and Artists' Yearbook 2017
Call Number: Ref Desk PN 12 .W8
Publication Date: 2016-09-22
UK's equivalent to Writer's Market. This book has advice, inspiration and practical guidance on how to get published.
The MLA Directory of Periodicals, produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), provides detailed information on thousands of journals and book series in the fields of literature, language, linguistics, film, rhetoric and composition, and folklore. Entries cover publication details, contact information, submission requirements and editorial policies, subscription terms, electronic availability and advertising, and useful statistics such as circulation, average number of articles submitted and published, time from submission to decision, and time from decision to publication. All periodicals and book series indexed in the MLA International Bibliography are listed in the directory.
Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media by Gale (Editor)
Publication Date: 2015-02-13
Researchers seeking descriptions, contact information and advertising rates on print/online and broadcast media worldwide will find all the data they need in this invaluable resource. Each edition contains approximately 55,000 listings for radio and television stations, cable companies and print/online media companies as well as more than 14,300 international entries. Includes phone and fax numbers; e-mail addresses and Web site URLs; listing of key personnel; and much more.
Editor & Publisher Newspaper Databook
Call Number: Ref Desk Z 6941 E3 parts 1 and 2
Publication Date: 2015
Lists of daily and weekly newspapers by geography.
"... directory of the American & Canadian book publishing industry covers publishers, literary agents,manufacturers, and shipping services. Volume 1 contains core publishing industry information: publishers, agents, associations, events, courses & awards, and trade books & magazines. Volume 2 contains information on service providers and suppliers to the publishing industry: advertising, marketing, manufacturing, sales & distribution."