ACS Style

ACS Style Guide

Use a hanging indentation for the citation. Use abbreviations of author's first and middle names, and abbreviate Titles of Periodicals. Capitalize all keywords in Titles of Periodicals, Chapters, and Articles.

Books

Author, A. A.; Author, B. B. Title of Book. Name, C., Ed.; Publisher: Location, 2001; Vol. 8, pp 206-210.

Journal Articles

Author, Albert A. Title of Article. Journal Abbreviation Year, Volume, Pages.

Chapters from Books

Author, A. A. Title of Chapter. In Title of Book;
Author, C. Ed.; Publisher: Location, 2001; xxx-xx.

Electronic Resources

Author, A. A. Title of Article. Journal Abbreviation [Online] Year, Volume, Page <insert URL here> (accessed Oct 15, 2005).

ACS Style Guides in Snowden Library

The ACS Style Guide: Effective Communication of Scientific Information (2006)
CALL NUMBER: Ref. QD8.5 .A25 2006 [ON RESERVE]

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