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Chemistry and Biochemistry: CHM 111

Subject Guide

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Databases

Databases bring together references and organizes information.  You can use databases to find your four references for your assignment.  Try looking for magazine and newspaper articles.  After you do a search, you can limit your results to just newspaper or magazine articles using the options on the left-hand menu.  We used Academic Search Complete for our searches in class.

APA Citation Style

APA Style

  Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association,

  5th ed.
  Call Number: King and Science Reference BF76.7 .P83 2001

  Brief description of APA style with some examples:

  From the Owl at Purdue

  From the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

APA Citation Style is one of the most common citation styles.  You can use the actual Publication Manual or you can use the summarized information avaialble on one of the websites linked here.

Quick Online Help With Citations

These sites will help you to cite most common sources in a number of citation styles.