- A short history of international science writing organizations written by ISWA president James Cornell for the massive Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Communication (2010).
- A history of how the science writers’ conference concept came about written by Arthur Bourne, the man who organized the first such conference.
- The original proposal for the Word Federation of Science Journalists.
1967-1969 John Maddox (UK) Editor of Nature
1969-1971 Gordon Rattray Taylor (UK) Science Editor for BBC and The New Scientist
1971-1982 Fred Poland (Canada) Science Editor of The Montreal Star
1983-2015 James Cornell (USA) Publications Director, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, and Freelance