Check out these references on Writing and Presentations:
- Armando’s Paper Writing and Presentation Page
- Wordwright – The Right Rite of Writing
- Writing the Doctoral Dissertation by Davis and Parker
- Recommended for both PhD and MSc students. Describes the research process and thesis writing using a project-management approach. Very, very useful.
- The Elements of Style by Strunk and White
- A very good, very small guide to writing clear, concise prose.
- Bugs in Writing by Lyn Dupre
- A good guide to technical writing. Less focused, but with more detail than Strunk and White.