Skip to main content

Fisheries & Aquaculture: Citing References

aquatic ecosystems, aquatic habitats, animal physiology, entomology, parasitology, fishes, vertebrates, invertebrates, fisheries management, wildlife management, salmonids, trout, fish husbandry, fish health, aquatic plants, fish biology

CSE Style Guide for Fisheries

The following CSE style guide is the version used by NRC journals.  It is recommended that VIU Fisheries students use this site

Citing References in the Sciences

The CSE Style Guide (Council of Science Editors), also called the Scientific Style and Format guide, is one of the main style guides used when citing resources in a research paper for many of the natural sciences.  (It was formerly called the CBE style or manual.)

Other Citation References

The complete CSE print guide is located in the VIU Library:

Scientific style and format: the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers. (Council of Science Editors), 2006,  7th edition.   Call Number   T 11 S386 2006  (Stacks – 4th floor)

 

The following links go to brief online guides for the CSE style (8th ed.):

Evaluating Your Sources - Research Guide

Journal Title Abbreviations & Acronyms