Citation Guide

Book: Basic ACS Format

Author, A.A.; Author, B.B.; Author, C.C. Title of Book: Subtitle of Book, Edition (if not the first); Name of publisher: Place of publication, Year of publication; pp page numbers.

Book: Basic ACS Format: Edited Book

Author, A.A.; Author, B.B.; Author, C.C. Chapter Title: Subtitle of Chapter. In Title of Book, Edition Number; Editor, A.A; Editor, B.B., Eds.; Name of publisher: Place of publication, Year of publication; pp page numbers.

Book: ACS Examples

Example

Rogers, B.; Adams, J.; Pennathur, S. Nanotechnology: The Whole Story; CRC: Boca Raton, FL, 2013.

Zeid, I. Mastering SolidWorks: The Design Approach, 2nd ed.; Pearson: Boston, 2015.

Spasic, A.; Mohanty, U. Counterion Condensation in Nucleic Acid. In Advances in Chemical Physics; Rice, S.A., Ed.; Wiley: New York, 2008; pp 139-176.

ACS Authors Tips

Basic format:

Author's last name followed by first and middle initials.  Chapman, J.M.

Multiple authors:

Include ALL author names, no matter how many there are! Separate authors' names with a semi-colon.  

Chapman, J.M.; La Plante, K.A.; Bricco, E.M.