AMA Manual of Style
by JAMA and Archives Journals Committee (Editor)
Publication Date: 2009-03-27
The AMA Manual of Style is a guide for those seeking to publish research findings and anyone involved in medical or scientific publishing.
The Chicago Manual of Style
by University of Chicago Staff (Editor)
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
The Chicago Manual of Style is the authoritative, trusted source that writers, editors, and publishers turn to for guidance on style and process. For the sixteenth edition, every aspect of coverage has been reconsidered to reflect how publishing professionals work today.
by Charles Lipson
Publication Date: 2011-05-15
An overview of all major systems of citation, updated to reflect the most current versions of Chicago, MLA, APA, and other styles, and to discuss citation methods in the rapidly changing context of the Internet, digital publishing, and e-books.
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations
by Kate L. Turabian; Wayne C. Booth (Revised by); Gregory G. Colomb (Revised by); University of Chicago Press Staff (Revised by); Joseph M. Williams (Revised by)
Publication Date: 2013-04-03
Now in its eighth edition, A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations has been fully revised to meet the needs of today';s writers and researchers. The Manual retains its familiar three-part structure, beginning with an overview of the steps in the research and writing process. Part II provides an overview of citation practices with detailed information on the two main scholarly citation styles (notes-bibliography and author-date). The final section treats all matters of editorial style, with advice on punctuation, capitalization, spelling, abbreviations, table formatting, and the use of quotations. =
MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing
by Modern Language Association of America Staff (Created by)
Publication Date: 2008-01-01
Reorganized and revised, the third edition of the MLA Style Manual offers complete, up-to-date guidance on writing scholarly texts, documenting research sources, submitting manuscripts to publishers, and dealing with legal issues surrounding publication.
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
by American Psychological Association Staff
Publication Date: 2009-07-15
In addition to providing guidance on grammar, the mechanics of writing, and APA style, this manual offers an authoritative reference and citation system. It also covers the treatment of numbers, statistical and mathematical data, tables and figures.
For news writing. Defines the Associated Press rules for grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviation, and word and numeral usage, especially for governmental bodies.
U. S. Government Printing Office - Style Manual
by United States Government Printing Office (Compiled by)
Publication Date: 2009-03-03
Also cited as GPO Style Manual. Issued by the Public Printer under authority of Section 1105 of Title 44, United States Code. Designed to achieve uniform word and type treatment and economy of word use in the form and style of Government printing.
Based on the 8th edtition of A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations.
For students, we recommend checking with the reference staff at your institution's library for the preferred style guide at your institution or in your field. Many libraries will have a reference list tailored to the local needs.