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Chemistry: Citation Guides for Chemistry

CSE (Council of Scientific Editors) Scientific Style and Format

The CSE/CBE Style Guide is one of the major style and citation guides used in the sciences.  

This is locate in Brookens Library, Reference Section, 2nd Floor

Call Number - T11 .S386 2014

There are a number of websites with helpful guides on this style.

It is recommended if you use these guides that you check your citations with the manual to ensure that they follow the citations guidelines set forth in the latest edition.  

ACS (American Chemical Society) Style Guide

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The ACS style guide: effective communication of scientific information. 3rd Edition.

This is available online and in the Brookens Library, Reference Section, 2nd Floor

Call Number - QD8.5 .A25 2006

And Online from the ACS Web Site

There are a number of websites with helpful guides on this style.

ACS Citation Guide at the USC

ACS Style Guide from University of Wisconsin

ACS Style Guide Document (PDF) from Penn State

It is recommended if you use these guides that you check your citations with the manual to ensure that they follow the citations guidelines set forth in the latest edition.