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CSE (Council of Science Editors) Style Guide: B. Conference Paper

Brief Guides to CSE Style

Printable brief guides to CSE style, Name-Year (N-Y). 

Conference Paper

The general format and example below refers to a conference paper.

General Format

In-Text Citation:
(Authors et al. date)

Reference List:

Author AA, Author BB. Date. Title of paper. In: Title of conference. Number and name of the conference; date of conference; place of the conference. Place of publication (State or Prov): Publisher name. p, page numbers.


In-Text Citation:
(Thorneycroft 1990)

Reference List:

Thorneycroft IH. 1990. Oral contraceptives and myocardial infarction. In: Toward a new standard in oral contraception. Proceedings of a symposium held at the 12th World Congress on Fertility and Sterility; 1989 Oct 3; Marrakesh, Morocco. St. Louis (MO): Mosby-Year Book; 1990. p, 1393-1397.

Online CSE Guides

The following web pages demonstrate the use of the Name-Year (N-Y) system.