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Title The ACS style guide : effective communication of scientific information.

Published Washington, DC : American Chemical Society ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  808.06654 ACS    DUE 04-12-19
 UniM ERC  808.06654 ACS    DUE 10-11-19
Edition 3rd ed. / Anne M. Coghill [and] Lorrin R. Garson, editors.
Physical description xiv, 430 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-388) and index.
Contents Part 1 Scientific Communication -- 1 Ethics in Scientific Communication / Gordon G. Hammes 3 -- 2 Scientific Papers 17 -- 3 Editorial Process 27 -- 4 Writing Style and Word Usage 41 -- 5 Electronic Submission of Manuscripts Using Web-Based Systems / Sarah C. Blendermann 59 -- 6 Peer Review / Barbara A. Booth 71 -- 7 Copyright Basics / Karen S. Buehler, C. Arleen Courtney, Eric S. Slater 77 -- 8 Markup Languages and the Datument / Peter Murray-Rust, Henry S. Rzepa 87 -- Part 2 Style Guidelines -- 9 Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling 105 -- 10 Editorial Style 135 -- 11 Numbers, Mathematics, and Units of Measure 203 -- 12 Names and Numbers for Chemical Compounds 233 -- 13 Conventions in Chemistry 255 -- 17 Chemical Structures / Antony Williams 375.
Summary "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."--BOOK JACKET.
Other author Coghill, Anne.
Garson, Lorrin R.
American Chemical Society.
Subject Chemical literature -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Scientific literature -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English language -- Style -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authorship -- Style manuals.
Standard Number 9780841239999
9780841274006
ISBN 0841239991 (hbk.)
9780841239999 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780841274006 (paperback: alk. paper)