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ACS - Referencing Guide



Standard format for citation

#. Author, A. A.; Author, B. B. Title of Dataset, Year. Source. Internet address (accessed Year-Month-Day).



1. Funes-Ardoiz, I. TS19t-20tOH, 2018. ChEMBL. (accessed 2019-07-04).

Dataset repository

2. Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre. The Cambridge Structural Database (CSD), 2018. Cambridge, U.K.: CCDC. (accessed 2019-07-03).

Dataset deposit record

3. Thomas, S. C.; Martin, A. R. Data from: Carbon Content of Tree Tissues: A Synthesis, 2012. Dryad Digital Repository. (accessed 2019-07-04). Referenced in

Dataset description article

4. Miyahara, N.; Miwa, S.; Horiguchi, N.; Sato, I.; Masahiko, O. Chemical Reaction Kinetics Dataset of Cs-I-B-Mo-O-H System for Evaluation of Fission Product Chemistry Under LWR Severe Accident Conditions. J. Nucl. Sci. Technol. 2019, 56 (2), 228-240. Taylor & Francis Journals. (accessed 2019-07-11).


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