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American Chemical Society
The ACS style is produced by the American Chemical Society (ACS). ACS offes three different ways to make in-text references: with a superscript number, a number in parentheses, or with author name and year of publication in parentheses.
While its emphasis is on chemistry, the ACS style is applicable to science, engineering, and medical disciplines. ACS style uses abbreviated journal names. Names should be abbreviated according to the Chemical Abstracts Service Source Index (CASSI).
ACS Style Manual
The ACS Style Guide - 3rd ed. by [E-BOOK] This extensive revision of The ACS Style Guide thoroughly examines electronic tools now available to assist STM writers in preparing manuscripts and communicating with publishers.
Call Number: REF QD 8.5 .A25 2006 AND eBook
Publication Date: 2006-07-20
What needs to be cited?
- Exact wording taken from any source, including freely available websites
- Paraphrases of passages
- Summaries of another person's work
- Indebtedness to another person for an idea
- Use of another student's work
- Use of your own previous work