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DOCUMENTATION STYLES FOR THE SCIENCES

PSYCHOLOGY

American Psychological Association (APA) documentation

APAStyle.org
Tips and answers to the most common questions about documentation
Electronic References
Part of the APAStyle.org website.
APA Style
A webpage summary by W&L's Leyburn Library.

CHEMISTRY

American Chemical Society (ACS) documentation

The ACS Style Guide: A Manual for Authors and Editors, 2nd ed.

W&L Science Library: QD8.5 .A25 1997

ACS Reference Style Guidelines

Samples and suggestions for research papers

ACS Style Sheet
From Lehigh University
ACS Guidelines for Documenting Sources
From Youngstown State University

BIOLOGY

Council of Science Editors (CSE) documentation (formerly Council of Biology Editors)

Scientific Style and Format: The CBE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers, 6th ed.
W&L Science Library: Science Reference T 11.S386 1994
Scientific Style and Format
Part of the official Council of Science Editors (CSE) website.
CBE Documentation
From The University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center.
National Library of Medicine Recommended Formats for Bibliographic Citation
The Council of Science Editors (CSE) bases their recommendations on these guidelines.

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