Writing and Research Tips
Formatting Friday: Introduction to OSCOLA
22nd June 2018We don’t get requests for this formatting style often, but we’ve gotten it enough times to think it warrants a mention: OSCOLA, or the Oxford Standard for Citation of Legal Authorities.
Formatting Friday: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
8th June 2018IEEE might not be one of the more immediately recognizable formatting styles, but it’s widely used in the fields of computer science and engineering.
Formatting Friday: AP Style
25th May 2018AP style, not to be confused with APA, is the style used in The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law, commonly known as the AP Stylebook.
Formatting Friday: Turabian
11th May 2018Kate L. Turabian was the dissertation secretary at the graduate school at the University of Chicago from 1930 – 1958, in addition to being the editor of official publications of the University.
Formatting Friday: ASA Basics
4th May 2018ASA (American Sociological Association) style is typically used in the field of sociology to help students and authors prepare papers and manuscripts for ASA journals and other publications.
Formatting Friday: The Background on Bluebook
30th March 2018
While the majority of our clients use APA style or Chicago/Turabian (don't worry, we’ll get to that style on the blog, we promise!), we have a considerable client base that uses Bluebook style for formatting.
APA 6th Edition for Dissertations: An Introduction
20th August 2014If your institution requires that you format your dissertation according to APA style, your APA manual is about to become an invaluable resource for you as you try to navigate an overwhelming number of style specifications.
Chicago Manual of Style: An Introduction
21st May 2014For those of you in the humanities, particularly in the fields of history and anthropology, you will eventually become an expert in citing sources according to the Chicago Manual of Style (CMS).