Citing and Writing

Citation Guides

ACS: American Chemical Society

ACS (How to Cite) Reference Style Guidelines summary

ACS Citation Style Quick Guide


CSE: Council of Science Editors

Guide from Ohio State University

Guide from PennState


AMA: American Medical Association

Official Style Guide

Guide from the University of Washington


AIP: American Institute of Physics

Official Style Manual

Quick PDF Reference Guide from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


Other Information From IUB Libraries

How to Cite - Covers APA, MLA and Chicago styles

Guide to Citing U.S. Goverment Publications

Guide to Citing International Government Organization Publications

Wells Library Reference Blog post “How do I Cite??”


Journal Abbreviations

CASSI Web Version

All That JAS: Journal Abbreviation Sources

Thomson Reuters Abbreviated Titles


Writing Guide Books

Guide to Effective Grant Writing : How to Write a Successful NIH Grant Application

Writing Science : How to Write Papers that Get Cited and Proposals that Get Funded

A Field Guide for Science Writers

Write like a chemist : a guide and resource - 
                 available in the Chemistry Library QD9.15 .W75 2008


Services Offered from IU

Writing Tutorial Services

Help with the Thesis & Dissertaion Process

The Scholarly Communication Department of IUB Libraries - information about scholarly publishing

IUScholarWorks - an Open Access publication option offered from IU


Also look at

Chemical Information Sources - Science Writing Aids - Wiki page from Gary Wiggins

last updated: 9/17/2012