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Sources of More Information

1.  The ACS Guide to Scholarly CommunicationBanik, G. M., Baysinger, G., Kamat, P.V., Pienta, N.J., Eds. American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2020.

2. The ACS Style Guide: Effective Communication of Scientific Information, 3rd ed.; Coghill, A. M.; Garson, L. R., Eds. American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2006.


About ACS

The American Chemical Society was founded in New York in 1876.

With more than 161,000 members, the American Chemical Society (ACS) is the world’s largest scientific society and one of the world’s leading sources of authoritative scientific information.

The Society publishes numerous scientific journals and databases, convenes major research conferences and provides educational, science policy and career programs in chemistry.

ACS Style Guide

First published in 1986, the American Chemical Society Style Guide is the authoritative guide to ACS style.

The current edition was published in 2020: