Every profession has its body of knowledge. The challenge of ours is that it is dispersed: in our own publications such as Technical Communication and Intercom, in many important books, in the academic programs that we teach, and as our profession is so interdisciplinary, across other professional organizations in our field and the many closely related fields.
The STC Technical Communication Body of Knowledge (TCBOK) will help you to find that knowledge.
Our project charter (.pdf)
Our focus is to provide pages that will contain or direct you to the most crucial references in each topic.
If you know about a topic, please contact us to add to it.
If you do not know about a topic but do have questions that you would like answered, then help us put your questions on an appropriate page.
To contribute to TCBOK in some other way, please contact us for more information.
We welcome professors and students who wish to contribute to TCBOK.