The CSE Style Guide (Council of Science Editors), also called the Scientific Style and Format guide is one of the main style guides used when citing resources in a research paper for many of the natural sciences. (It was formerly called the CBE style or manual.)
VIU Biology instructors request that Biol 305 & Biol 491 students use the Journal of Parasitology as a guide when formating their papers (including the reference citations). This journal uses a version of the CSE style:
The complete CSE print guide is located in the VIU Library:
Scientific style and format: the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers. (Council of Science Editors), 2006, 8th edition.
Call Number T 11 S386 2014 (Stacks – 4th floor)
The following links go to brief online guides for the CSE style (8th ed.):