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CASSI: Journal Abbreviations
Zotero Guide (UMW Libraries)
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ACS Style Guide (2020)
The ACS Style Guide is a comprehensive reference for the ACS citation style and writing conventions in chemistry. Simpson Library has access to an online and print version of the ACS Guide.
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Online access to the 2020 edition of the ACS Style Guide
Covers all instructions from previous editions of The ACS Style Guide - completely updated and modernized.
Brand new chapters covering everything from preprints, Open Access, machine-readable data, and much more.
ACS Citation Style Conversion Guide
Are you a chemistry student new to ACS? Do you only know MLA or APA? Often students are accustomed to a particular citation style used in other disciplines. This guide is meant to be a tool to help you cite correctly in ACS style. This document illustrates some differences in citations across ACS, APA, and MLA. The citations are color-coded to assist you in formatting your ACS citations.
ACS Style Guide (3rd ed. - 2006)