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Optometry and Vision Science Research Guide: Writing and Citing

Research resources and information for vision science.


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RefWorks and Citation Managers

Learn how to import, export and manage your references with RefWorks. as well as other citation managers like Mendeley, Papers, Endnote, and more.

Style Guides

AMA format (or JAMA) is widely used for citing sources in medical research. The style guide is created and maintained by the American Medical Association (AMA).

Copyright Help

Author Rights

Guide by University of Waterloo Copyright Librarian, Lauren Byl

Great books on writing for science

Work with the Writing and Communications Centre