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Chemistry: Resources for Writing & Citing

A guide to information resources related to chemistry.

Guides to Scientific Research & Writing

Help with Writing

The actual writing process can be tough.  Many students find that getting help and suggestions from their professors is the best direction to take.  Another great resource available to  F.S.U. students to get pointers on the writing process is CASA - the Center for Academic Support and Advising.

Use RefWorks

RefWorks is an online citation management source.  Set up an account and start your research.

Use Zotero

What is Zotero?

Zotero is a citation management tool that is available as a stand-alone program or an extenstion of the Firefox browser: 

  • Create a personal database of references
  • Import references from multiple databases
  • Organize and manage references
  • Store and organize article PDFs
  • Share references
  • Access your library from any computer (set-up required)
  • Format bibliographies 

ACS Style Guide - online

ACS Style Guide - print

On Reserve for Jessie Marcum (Fall Semester 2014). 
Request at the Circulation desk.