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Mathematics information resources: Citing & writing

Mathematical and scientific style guides

Style guides

Resources for using LaTeX

Citation management tools

Citation or reference management tools collect your journal article, book, or other document citations together in one place, and help you create properly formatted bibliographies in almost any style — in seconds.  Citation management tools help you keep track of your sources while you work and store your references for future use and reuse.

BibDesk - a free citation manager for Mac OS that works well with LaTeX documents.

Writing, publishing and presenting

  • Craft of scientific presentations: critical steps to succeed and critical errors to avoid [online or print]
  • From research to manuscript: a guide to scientific writing [online or print]
  • Guide to publishing a scientific paper [print]
  • Handbook of writing for the mathematical sciences [print]
  • How to do your dissertation in geography and related disciplines [print]
  • How to write a successful science thesis: the concise guide for students [print]
  • How to write and illustrate scientific papers [print]
  • How to write and publish a scientific paper [print]
  • Mathematical publishing: a guidebook [print]
  • Science and technical writing: a manual of style [online or print]
  • Scientists must speak: bringing presentations to life [online or print]​
  • Write for mathematics [print]
  • Writing for science [online or print]​

Instructions to authors

Author's rights

Open access options for authors

More information is available on the Library Scholarly Publishing guide.