Tech Comm Books

General technical communication texts
Technical Communication Today by Richard Johnson-Sheehan
Dynamics in Document Design by Karen A. Schriver

Documentation design texts
The Practical Guide to Information Design by Ronnie Lipton
The Non-Designer’s Design Book by Robin Williams
The PC Is Not A Typewriter by Robin Williams

Online documentation texts
Letting Go of the Words – Writing Web Content That Works by Janice Ginny Redish
Don’t Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usabilityby Steve Krug

Mobile documentation texts
Tapworthy: Designing Great iPhone Appsby Josh Clark

Copyediting
The Copyeditor’s Handbook¬† by Amy Einsohn
The Subversive Copy Editorby Carol Fisher Saller

Reference
The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th Edition
Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Edition
The Elements of Style by Strunk & White