Life on Earth: Microbes

Course #: BI276

Primary and Secondary Sources

Reading Strategies in Science

Citing in CSE Name-Year Format

Check the manual. Scientific sytle and format: the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers.

EXAMPLE: Electronic Article in PDF Format

Author(s). Year. Article title. Journal name. Volume(Issue): Pages. Notes.

In-text reference: The NIH has called a change in smallpox vaccination policy (Fauci 2002) that....

End reference:

Fauci AS. 2002. Smallpox vaccination policy-the need for dialogue. N Engl J Med. [accessed 2020 June 19]; 346(17):1319-1320. doi: 10.1056/NEJM200204253461711.

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EXAMPLE: Electronic Book

Author(s). Date of publication. Title of book. Edition. Place of publication: publisher; [date updated; date accessed]. Notes.

Griffiths AJF, Miller JH, Suzuki DT, Lewontin RC, Gelbart WM. 2000. Introduction to genetic analysis. 7th ed. New York (NY): W.H. Freeman & Co.; [accessed 2020 May 31]. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK21766/.

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