This reference work provides information on manuscript preparation, punctuation, spelling, quotations, captions, tables, abbreviations, references, bibiographies, notes, and indexes, with sections on journals and electronic media.
This handbook treats every aspect of research writing, from selecting a topic to submitting the completed paper. The seventh edition includes simplifies guidelines for citing works published on the Web and new recommendations for citing several kinds of works, such as digital files and graphic narratives.
For instructions on labeling figures see p. 118 in this edition. For instructions on citing works of art see pages 200-201 in this edition.