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Scientific style and format : the CBE manual for authors, editors, and publishers / Style Manual Committee, Council of Biology Editors.

Contributor(s): CBE Style Manual Committee | CBE Style Manual Committee. CBE style manual.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1994Edition: 6th ed.Description: xv, 825 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0521471540 (hardback).Subject(s): Technical writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etcDDC classification: 808/.0666
Contents:
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.
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Date due Item holds
REFMAT ML-REF T11 .S386 1994 (Browse shelf) 1 Available
REFMAT FL-REF T11 .S386 1994 (Browse shelf) 2 Available
Total holds: 0

Rev. ed. of: CBE style manual / CBE Style manual Committee. 5th ed., rev. and expanded. c1983.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 751-768) and index.

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.

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