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The ACS Style Guide
The ACS Style Guide
Call Number: On reserve or reference in all the libraries
The ACS Style Guide's Third Edition continues its long tradition of providing invaluable insight on ethics in scientific communication, the editorial process, copyright, conventions in chemistry, grammar, punctuation, spelling, and writing style for any STM author, reviewer, or editor. The Third Edition is the definitive source for all information needed to write, review, submit, and edit scholarly and scientific manuscripts.
ACS Style Guide (Online)
The online version of the ACS Style Guide available via the Furman Library Catalog. Off campus access will need to login to the Furman proxy server with NetID and password.
Journal Abbreviation Tools
Create a personal database of references that can be organized, formatted, and shared easily. References can be imported directly from databases or text files. Generate bibliographies in hundred of styles or use Write-n-Cite to automatically insert references into your Word document.
Generate, edit, and publish an entire bibliography in the most common styles. NoodleTools takes care of punctuation, alphabetization, and formatting to produce a polished source list for import into Word.
Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. You can add items with a single click in your browser and then store PDFs, images, audio and more in a single searchable interface.
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research. You can generate bibliographies, collaborate, import papers, and access your information from anywhere online.
More Citation Assistance
Citing Your Sources
Online guide from Furman Libraries with more details on citing resources, citation management tools, and academic honesty.