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CHEM 23200 Organic Chemistry Spring Quarter

Multistep Synthesis Group Project

Guides for Creating Scientific Poster Presentations

Poster Presentations - Designing Effective Posters
Created by Fred Stoss, University of Buffalo Library, this guide includes tips and tricks, a bibliography, and lots of links to helpful sites

Preparing scientific illustrations : a guide to better posters, presentations, and publications / Mary Helen Briscoe.
Crerar, 1st Floor Reference Collection Q222.B750 1996

The craft of scientific presentations : critical steps to succeed and critical errors to avoid, 2nd ed / Michael Alley.

Speaking about science : a manual for creating clear presentations / Scott Morgan, Barrett Whitener.
Crerar Library Bookstacks Q223 .M67 2006



EndNote and Zotero

EndNote and Zotero are research management tools that helps you collect, organize, and share citations from library databases and catalogs. The Library provides training resources and services to help you use these tools effectively and efficiently. 

Writing Laboratory Reports

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

The ACS Style Guide: Effective Communication of Scientific Information, 3rd ed.
Edited by Anne M. Coghill and Lorrin R. Garson
ISBN13: 9780841239999 
Crerar Library Reference Collection QD8.5 .A25 2006 c.1

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Journal of the American Chemical Society instructions for authors

Journal of Organic Chemistry instructions for authors


Books on Scientific Writing


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