A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology
Fifth Edition   ©2017

A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology

Karin Knisely

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-12181-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-12181-5; Format: Paper Text

• Updated coverage for Microsoft Office 2010 for the Windows 7 operating system
• Updated instructions for making graphs in Excel for Mac 2011
• A new section on saving formats as chart templates, making it easier to standardize graphs
• Updated coverage on options for backing up data online
• Expanded coverage of plagiarism, helping students recognize what kinds of information must be acknowledged and how to do so appropriately
• Updated coverage of how to cite Internet sources, with examples of online journal articles, databases, and websites
• Updates throughout based on developments from the Council of Science Editors (CSE)