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Citation Styles: CSE&ACS Style

CSE & ACS Style Books at KPU

CSE Style is often used to document sources for papers in the Sciences

Scientific style and format : the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishersT 11 S386 2006 at Surrey, Richmond, Langley and Cloverdale.

ACS Style is often used specifically to document sources for papers in Chemistry

The ACS style guide : effective communication of scientific informationQD 8.5 A25 2006 at Surrey and Richmond.

Always check with your instructor which citation style you are supposed to use when writing your paper.

CSE & ACS Style Guides Online

CSE (Council of Science Editors) Style:

From Dalhousie University: quickguide

ACS (American Chemical Society):


From the American Chemical Society: online access to chapter 14 (References) of the ACS stye guide.