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Student Learning Development
For students at all levels. Student Learning Development
provides guides and workshops to help polish writing and study skills, improve time management, prepare for exams, and be confident in oral presentations.
Vancouver Citation Style
Vancouver Style is a numbered style, where a number is allocated to a source in the order in which it is cited in the text (if it is cited again, the same number is used). The School of Pharmacy uses Vancouver style, common in medical and scientific writing.
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Finding Journal Abbreviations or Full Names
CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool This link opens in a new window
The CASSI database contains a listing of publications indexed by Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) since 1907. This free resource can be used to look up or confirm publication titles and abbreviations, as well as CODEN, ISBN, or ISSN codes.
NLM Catalog--Journal Listings
Find title abbreviations or full names for journals in the National Library of Medicine (U.S.A.) catalog, which includes journals in the biomedical sciences.
List of Title Word Abbreviations--LTWA
The LTWA is a list of standardised abbreviations used in scientific journal titles. The list is based on the ISO 4 international standard, and is maintained by the ISSN International Centre.
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