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Citation Management Software
This guide provides on overview of how to use Mendeley to create a personal database of references that can be inserted into documents created with Word.
A pathfinder for students and faculty to learn about using Zotero at FSU.
EndNote is bibliographic software that is available for purchase and installation on your computer. It will allow you to save and organize references, images, and other files and to create formatted bibliographies.
RefWorks is a web-based citation manager provided by the FSU Libraries for all Florida State University faculty, students, and staff.
Books on Scientific Writing
Publication Date: 2011-11-29
Science Research Writing
Publication Date: 2009-12-01
From Research to Manuscript
Publication Date: 2009-01-28
ORCiD provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized.
Online Scientific Writing Sources
The Plain English Campaign
A series of guides (PDF format) from the United Kingdom on writing crystal-clear communications. Available since 1979.
Plain Language Action and Information Network
A U.S. government website that supports the use of clear communication in government writing. Established in the mid 1990's.
Style Writer 4
StyleWriter is a editing and proofreading software to help write in a clear, concise and readable style. There is a fee involved for purchase.