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Citation Management Tools

DOI (Digital Object Identifier)

Online Guides to Scientific Writing

Chicago Manual of Style (limited to U of Chicago users)
The web version of the venerable comprehensive handbook of style, this site provides general guidance, as well as specific examples of correct style and citation.

University of Chicago Library Citation Guide
Learn the basics on citing resources using the major citation style guides.

Citation Styles/Online!
Includes a "chapter" on citing online resources.

APA Style for Electronic Resources
Annotated list of examples of how to cite in APA style for electronic resources (provided by Trinity University Library.

Writing Guidelines for Engineering and Science Students
Created by contributors from Virginia Tech, University of Texas, University of Illinois and Georgia Tech and includes exercises and examples.

Promoting Integrity in Science Journals Publications
Council of Science Editors' white paper on the roles and responsibilities of editors, authors, peer reviewers, and the publishers in science journal publication.

Individual journal requirements
For specific guidelines for journal articles, consult the journal's guidelines for authors (also called submission guidelines or instructions to authors).

Contact Information

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Crerar Library Room 127
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