Standards and guidelines

TechScribe uses the following standards and guidelines.

Documentation standards

Software and system engineering—Requirements for designers and developers of user documentation (ISO/IEC 26514:2008).

ASD-STE100 Simplified Technical English (ASD-STE100).

Information and documentation—Guidelines for the content, organization and presentation of indexes (ISO 999:1996).

Project management standards

Quality management systems—Fundamentals and vocabulary (BS EN ISO 9000:2005).

Quality management systems—Requirements (BS EN ISO 9001:2000).


Rule-based writing—English for non-native writers, tekom, 2014.

The Global English Style Guide, John R Kohl, 2008.

Information technology—Guidelines for the management of software documentation (ISO/IEC TR 9294:2005).

See also

Style guides for software documentation

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