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The ACS Style Guide by
Call Number: Online and in Reference QD8.5 .A25 2006
Publication Date: 2006-07-20
Online guide provides information needed to write, review, submit, and edit scholarly and scientific manuscripts to conform to ACS standards. Detailed examples of citations are included. Print copy available in Drew library.
Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. by
Call Number: Reference Desk BF76.7 .P83 2010
Publication Date: 2010
APA Style Guide. Used in the Behavioral Sciences and Education.
[ASA] Style Manual by
Call Number: Reference Desk PN203 .A54 2014
Publication Date: 2014
Citation Style manual used by Sociology department
Chicago Manual of Style This link opens in a new window
Full text of the University of Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition, along with Q&A, tools, and Quick Citation Guide.
Scientific Style and Format by
Call Number: Reference Desk : T11 .S386 2014
Publication Date: 2014-05-07
Style/Citation manual for the Council of Science Editors (CSE) style, used often in the natural and physical sciences
MLA Handbook by
Call Number: Reference Desk LB2369 .G53 2016
Publication Date: 2016-04-01
Offical Style manual and citation manual of the Modern Language Association, used extensively by writers and professors in the literature, writing and arts areas
[Turabian] A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: Chicago style for students and researchers by
Call Number: Reference desk LB2369 .T8 2013
Publication Date: 2013
This is the Turabian manual, which presents a simplified version of the Chicago manual of style. It's used in the Seminary/Theological School at Drew.
Web-based Style Summaries
APA Formatting and Style– Purdue OWL
Purdue’s Online Writing Lab’s guide to using the American Psychological Association citation format.
Formatting in Sociology (ASA Style) -- Purdue OWL
Purdue’s Online Writing Lab’s guide to using the American Sociological Association citation/reference format.
MLA Style- Purdue OWL
Purdue’s Online Writing Lab’s guide to the most commonly used citation format in the humanities. IGNORE the Citation Machine box in the right column. Instead, focus on the left column to find examples.
MLA Style Center (from MLA)
Writing Resources from the Modern Language Assoication. This free MLA-authorized Web site offers quick reference for MLA style, tips on formatting a research paper, sample research papers, and other misc. resources.
Scientific Style and Format Citation Quick Guide
A handy reference sheet to check your Council of Science Editors (CSE) citation style for accuracy. (8th Edition)
Turabian Quick Guide
From the publishers of the Turabian Manual, a short, free cheatsheet to the style.
There are a number of different programs that will help you collect, manage and format the citation information for your research resources. The following are free ones the library is currently supporting:
Endnote Online / Endnote Web
Free online version of classic citation manager software to help manage your bibliographic needs, inlcuding organizing sources and citations by project, sharing citations for group work, and for "citing while you write", i.e. inserting citations into papers while writing.
You'll need to sign up for EndnoteWeb and install the Cite-While-You-Write tool.
Instructions for Drew users: HERE.
Please contact the Library at email email@example.com with questions or for help.
Endnote Online A web-based citation management tool available through the web via the Drew Library subscription to Web of Science and Knowledge.
Endnote Online allows you to collect, track and manage the citations for articles you are using for papers or research, and to output those citations in any one of many different citation styles. While you should still plan to double-check your citations, Endnote Online/ MyEndnoteWeb uses the same high-quality citation formatting techniques as EndNote.
Use this link to access Endnote Online from off campus if you want to see the "Find it @Drew" link for your citations.
Zotero is a free citation management program with an online storage component. It can be downloaded from zotero.org
You'll want to sign up for a zotero.org account to save your references, and install the helper apps for your browser and Word.
Notes for Drew users: https://uknow.drew.edu/confluence/x/Z46RAw
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