CSE Citation Style
Quick Guide to Council of Science Editors Style of Citation and Referencing
McCormac JS, Kennedy G. 2004. Birds of Ohio for Beginners. Auburn (WA): Lone Pine. 308 pp.
Page numbers indicate total number of pages in book.
(McCormac and Kennedy 2004)
Chapter in an Edited Volume
(note that there will be chapter authors as well as volume editors.)
McDaniel TK, Valdivia RH. 2005. New tools for virulence gene discovery. In: Cossart P, Boquet P, Normark S, Rappuoli R, editors. Cellular Microbiology. 2nd ed. Washington (DC): ASM Press. p. 473–488.
(McDaniel and Valdivia 2005)
Journal or Periodical Article
(look for periodical title, volume number, etc.)
Meise CJ, Johnson DL, Stehlik LL, Manderson J, Shaheen P. 2003. Growth rates of juvenile winter flounder under varying environmental conditions. Trans Am Fish Soc 132(2):225–345.
(Meise et al. 2003)
(published by government agency, or non-governmental organization. Technical reports are usually available in pdf format, and should have an identifying number or series name.)
Ford PL, Fagerlund RA, Duszynski DW, Polechla PJ. 2004. Fleas and lice of mammals in New Mexico. Fort Collins (CO): USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station. General Technical Report No. RMRS-GTR-123.
(Ford et al. 2004)
Organizational author (use abbreviation):
[NIH] National Institutes of Health (USA). 2005. Report of Infant Diabetes Study. Bethsiada: NIH. #ID5847.
(You are unlikely to use this type of source in your written work. Consult your instructor before using.)
Emerald Ash Borer [Internet]. [updated 2010 Feb 27]. Columbus (OH): Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry; [cited 2017 Jul 24]. Available from: http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/forestry/health/eab.htm
(Emerald Ash Borer [updated 2010])
James AB. [Internet]. [updated 2010 Feb 27]. Emerald Ash Borer. Columbus (OH): Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry; [cited 2017 Jul 24]. Available from: http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/forestry/health/eab.htm
(James [updated 2010])
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