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Science Writing Faculty Development Workshop

This guide is to supplement the Faculty Development Workshop on teaching a writing-intensive course in the sciences.

APA Style

APA (American Psychological Association) format is commonly used in the social sciences. Consult these online guides for detailed examples:


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