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Marine Sciences: Research Help
This is a guide to research in marine sciences, which includes marine policy, coastal ecology, and pollution.
Writing and Citing
Citation Styles & Tools
This guide links to citation style guides, including the online version of the 8th edition of Scientific Style and Format; the CSE Manual for Authors, Editors and Publishers.
Pull and scan article request through Interlibrary Loan
Request an electronic copy of a print journal article through interlibrary loan. No cost to UW students, faculty and staff through June 2010.
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Database User Guides
User Guide: Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Collection
User guide to Proquest: Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Collection database.
User Guide: Web of Science
Expanded user guide to Clarivate: Web of Science database.
UW Libraries and UW Services for Researchers and Scholars
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Odegaard Writing & Research Center
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A good introduction to the crisis in scholarly publishing, with suggestions for authors to address the crisis.
Reading & Writing Scientific Articles + Literature Reviews >>
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