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We have some exciting news to share about the Australian manual of style (AMOS).

In 2024, AMOS will become the Biotext content manual – Australia's largest and most comprehensive content resource.

Features of the new manual in 2024

  • It’s free – no more renewals or logins but simply an open-access resource for everyone.
  • It retains all the information in the current manual – providing clear guidance about writing, editing and style.
  • It provides new information about content – including content strategy, accessibility, content design and data visualisation.

The Australian manual of style (AMOS) is for anyone who writes, edits or presents information

  • Engaging

    Understand your audience and how to connect with them online and in print

  • Writing

    Discover how to write clearly and effectively for all types of content

  • Editing

    Find detailed advice on how to edit consistently, including spelling, usage and referencing

  • Showing

    Explore how and when to use visual elements, including graphs, illustrations, maps and photos

  • Subject areas

    Explore your subject area to find the conventions for your field

  • Resources

    Learn about style with guides, tools, insights, e-learning modules and training information

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An individual subscription is only A$60 per year

Group and student discounts may apply

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