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Scientific Style and Format by Council of Science Editors
Chicago or Turabian
Kate L. Turabian’s A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations is the student version of The Chicago Manual of Style, aimed at college and graduate students who are writing papers, theses, and dissertations that are not intended for publication. (The Chicago Manual of Style is aimed at professional scholars and publishers.) Both books are compatible, and all are official “Chicago Style.” (CMOSShoptalk.com)
Writing in Science and Technology
Guideline for all stages of lab work, including writing the lab report.
Writing Guidelines for Engineering and Science Students
"These guidelines for engineering writing and scientific writing are designed to help students communicate their technical work. To that end, these guidelines contain advice, models, and exercises for common writing and speaking assignments in engineering and science."
Writing in Engineering: Writing Guides
From Colorado State University, guides to communicating as an engineer and guides to writing technical reports, lab reports, engineering project proposals, and environmental policy statements.
Writing in the Sciences
Another set of writing guides from Colorado State University. The guides include Writing the Scientific Paper; Abstracts; Review Paper for the Biological Sciences; Environmental Policy Statements; Poster Sessions; Email; Curriculum Vitae; and Citation Guide: Council of Science Editors.
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