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Citation Styles

There are two key citation styles, ACS and RSC.

Finding journal abbreviations to full journal titles:

For other Citation Styles, check Western Libraries Style Guides

Also recommend the following resources:

Avoid Plagiarism

What is plagiarism? The action or practice of taking someone else's work, idea, etc., and passing it off as one's own; literary theft. (Oxford English Dictionary Online)

Resources for Writing and Presenting

Here is a selected list of resources to help you enhance your writing, presenting, and other scholarly communication skills in science (and engineering):


    Grant/Proposal Writing: 


General Scholarly Communication Skills: 

Web Resources: