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Mathematics Resources

This LibGuide is set up to assist you in identifying key resources in the field of Mathematics subscribed to or owned by the USD University Libraries

Writing Guides

Publishers and societies/associations strive for consistent presentation of information. The use of writing guides or style manuals provide an explanations and examples for the treatment of graphs, footnotes, and references within the various disciplines. When writing for a specific journal, you will be following the directions to the author outlined by the publisher (usually found in the first issue of each volume).

Life Science:
Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers, 7th ed
   -covers general and scientific style conventions for writers from the Council of Science Editors

    REF T 11 .S386 2006

 

Science Writings

 The following are sources that provide guidance for scientific writing.

A Field Guide for Science Writers: the Official Guide of the National Association of Science Writers          T 11 .F52 1997
Handbook of Technical Writing, 6th ed.
In a dictionary format.
     REF T 11 .B78 2000   
How to Write and PUblish a Scientific Paper
Includes electronic publishing.   
     T 11 .D33 1998
Writing and Presenting Scientific Papers,  2nd ed.      T 11 .M3344 2004
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