January 24, 2022

National Institute of Justice — Author Guidelines and Editorial Style

Author Guidelines and Editorial Style (PDF)

The comprehensive NIJ Style Guide serves as a resource for NIJ content providers across all media.

NIJ publications adhere to The Associated Press Stylebook, with exceptions noted in this manual. Web-based and digital content require additional editorial considerations.

This guide outlines editorial standards for the following:

  • Print Documents
  • Notes and References
  • Web Writing
  • Multimedia
  • 508 Compliance

Source: National Institute of Justice