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Manuals of Style and Formatting Guides

Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology

The American Chemical Society is the format and style authority for chemistry. However, each journal may ask for papers to have a different format.

Engineering societies often use the Chicago style but check each association for variations.

The American Mathematics Association has a style for their publications.  However check information for authors within the target journal of your interest.

  • ACS Style Guide: Effective Communication of Scientific Information  2North Ref QD 8.5 .A25 2006
  • Manual for authors of mathematical papers 2North Ref and 3North QA 42 .M36 1990