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Main Title Scientific style and format : the CBE manual for authors, editors, and publishers /
Publisher Cambridge University Press,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 30624179
ISBN 0521471540 (hardback); 9780521471541 (hardback)
Subjects Technical writing--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Writing ; Science ; Schrijfvaardigheid ; Uitgeven ; Wetenschappelijke publicaties ; Biologie ; Editoraðcäao (padräoes) ; Redaðcäao ; Escrita ; Texto (editoraðcäao) ; âEcriture ; Science ; Râedaction technique
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Publisher description
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJER  T11.S386 1994 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 02/14/1998
EKCM  T11.S386 1994 2 copies CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 04/24/2013
ELBM  T11.S386 1994 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/15/2020
ELDM  T11.S386 1994 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 07/18/1997
Edition 6th ed.
Collation xv, 825 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Rev. ed. of: CBE style manual / CBE Style manual Committee. 5th ed., rev. and expanded. c1983. Includes bibliographical references (p. 751-768) and index.
Contents Notes
General style conventions -- Alphabets, symbols and signs -- Punctuation and related marks -- Spelling, word formation and division, plurals and possessives -- Prose style and word choice -- Names, terms of address, degrees and honors -- Capitalization -- Type styles, excerpts, quotations and ellipses -- Abbreviations -- Numbers, units, mathematical expressions and statistics -- Time and dates -- Addresses and geographic descriptions -- Special scientific conventions -- Electromagnetic spectrum -- Subatomic particles, chemical elements and related notations. Chemical names and formulas -- Chemical kinetics and thermodynamics -- Analytical methods -- Drugs and pharmacokinetics -- Cells, chromosomes and genes -- Viruses -- Bacteria -- Plants, fungi, lichens and algae -- Human and animal life -- Human history and society -- Earth -- Astronomical objects and time systems -- Journals and books -- Journal style and format -- Books, technical reports and monographs -- Citations and references -- Accessories to text: tables, figures and indexes -- Publishing process -- Typography and manuscript preparation, manual and electronic. Proof correction -- Abbreviated forms of journal titles -- Abbreviated publisher names -- Annotated bibliography. Covering the physical sciences and mathematics as well as the life sciences.