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Books from the CPD Lending Library

Check out books from the CPD Lending Library. To check something out, visit our office in G-9556 or email us with your request.

Dazzle 'Em With Style: The Art of Oral Scientific Presentation
By Robert RH Anholt

Toastmaster Clubs at the U of R

Open to all interested parties, Toastmaster clubs are a great way to network and practice public speaking to non-scientists!

Daybreakers Club at the University of Rochester Medical Center

Simon Toastmaster Club

Online Resources and Books


Dispelling Myths About Science Communication
From Science Careers, by Elisabeth Pain

Ready, Set, Speak
From Inside Higher Ed, by Aisha Langford


American Speaker: Your Guide to Successful Speaking/American Speaker's 100 Best Quotes for 1996
Edited by Aram, Jr. Bakshian


Communicating Science: Giving Talks
From the Burroughs Wellcome Fund


Talking Science: Designing and Delivering Successful Oral Presentations
From the NIH