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Proofreading

This video goes through 7 proofreading tips that are useful for all writers, including ways students can include technology in a proofreading routine.

Citation Style Guide

American Chemical Society Style Guide

The Williams College Libraries website provides information on how to use the American Chemical Society (ACS) citation and format style. This style is most commonly used within chemistry, but it is also sometimes used in the field of chemical engineering.

APA Style Guide

Purdue OWL website provides information on how to use the American Psychological Association (APA) citation and format style. This style is most commonly used within the social sciences, but it is also commonly used in some fields of the sciences and engineering.

ASME Style Guide

The American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) website provides information on how to use the ASME citation and format style. This style is most commonly use within mechanical engineering.

Chicago Style Guide

The Chicago Manual of Style Online website provides information on how to use the Chicago citation and format style. This style is commonly used within the fields of business, history, library sciences, and journalism.

CSE Style Guide

The Pennsylvania State University Libraries provide information on how to use the Council of Science Editors (CSE) citation and format style. This style is commonly used within biology.

Harvard Referencing Style Guide

The University of Western Sydney Library provides information on how to use the Harvard Referencing citation and format style. This style is commonly used within the humanities, history, and social sciences, and it is used by a few scientific journals.

IEEE Style Guide [PDF]

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE) Editorial Style Manual provides information on the IEEE citation and format style. This style is most commonly used within electrical and electronics engineering, but it is also commonly used in other fields of engineering.

MLA Style Guide

Purdue OWL website provides information on the Modern Language Association (MLA) citation and format style. This style is most commonly used within the liberal arts and humanities.

NOTE: Keep in mind that different journals within your field might favor certain established styles, or they may have citation styles of their own.