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Style manuals


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Form

    • Style manuals
  • Variants

    • Style guides
    • Style sheets
    • Style-books
  • Broader Terms

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Reitz, J.M. ODLIS : online dictionary for library and information science, July 28, 2014(style manual: A guide to a prescribed set of rules for typing research papers and theses, usually written for a specific academic discipline or group of related disciplines, covering the mechanics of writing (punctuation, capitalization, quotations, plagiarism, etc.), format (spacing, headings, tables and illustrations, etc.), and correct form of documentation (footnotes, endnotes, and bibliographies), usually including pertinent examples.)
    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, July 28, 2014(style manuals. UF style sheets. Sets of standards for the technical aspects of writing and design of documents, either for general use or for specific publications, organizations, or fields.)
    • found: Epp, M.A. Style guides for technical reports, journal articles, dissertations, term papers, publications, theses, 1975.
    • found: Görlach, M. An alphabetical list of English text types, in Text types and the history of English, c2004:p. 79 (style-book: book containing styles of deeds etc., 2 manual of house style)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 28, 2014(Style guide. A style guide or style manual is a set of standards for the writing and design of documents, either for general use or for a specific publication, organization or field. The implementation of a style guide provides uniformity in style and formatting within a document and across multiple documents. Style guides are common for general and specialized use, for the general reading and writing audience, and for students and scholars of various academic disciplines, medicine, journalism, the law, government, business, and industry.)
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    • 2014-12-01: new
    • 2015-01-29: revised
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