Call for Papers

Paper deadline: May 20, 2019

Paper

  • Margins: 1” right, left, bottom, and top
  • Font: 12 point (except title), Calibri
  • Paper size: Letter, 8½” x 11”
  • No more than 10 pages without images (15 pages with images)
  • Single spaced
  • Left justified
  • ½” indentation, first line of the each paragraph only

Paper Title

  • Centered
  • Bold, title caps (14 point)

Speaker Name(s) and Coauthors(s)

  • Centered
  • First, middle initial, last name
  • No salutations or educational qualifications
  • Underline speaker name(s)

Affiliation

  • Centered
  • Identified for each author by superscript numbering corresponding to their respective institution.
  • Numbering is not necessary for single institution submission.

Abstract Guidelines

  • 100 and 500 words
  • Left justified
  • Single spaced
  • Insert abstract between the contact information and the paper.

Headings (Major headings)

  • Bold, title caps
  • Left justified
  • Leave one blank line above each heading
  • Minimum 2 headings: Abstract and body of text heading (such as Introduction) to ensure delineation between the abstract and the paper.

Headings (Sub-headings)

  • Italics, capitalize first letter of each word
  • Left justified
  • Leave one blank line above each sub-heading

Tables

  • Place table(s) in text where they should appear
  • Leave one blank line above and below each table
  • Include table number and title above each table. Bold text, title caps.
  • Example: Table 1. Number of Widgets

Images

  • Include 4 to 10 images
  • First image (Figure 1) must be horizontally aligned.
  • Place images in the text where they should appear in the text.
  • Leave one blank line above and below each image.
  • Include image number, caption, and credit below each figure.
  • Bold text. Example:Figure 1. Stone path along lake (University Archives).

Jpg Files

  • Include a jpg file for each table and image.
  • Minimum 300 dpi resolution at 3” x 4”
  • Clearly label jpg file with table or figure number.

References

Use Chicago Manual of Style, Notes and Bibliography method for endnote citations. For more information click here.

Examples:

Journal

Joshua I. Weinstein, “The Market in Plato’s Republic,” Classical Philology 104 (2009): 440.

Books without editor

Michael Pollan, The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (New York: Penguin, 2006), 99–100.

Books with editor

Almlof J and Gropen O, “Relativistic Effects in Chemistry” In: Reviews in Computational Chemistry, edited by K B Lipkowitz and D B Boyd (New York: VCH, 1996) Vol. 8, 206–210.

Series publication

Puls J and Saake B, “Industrially Isolated Hemicelluloses” In: Hemicelluloses : Science and Technology, edited by P Gatenholm and M Tenkanen (Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 2004) ACS Symposium Series 864, 24–37.

Conference Proceedings

Rachel Adelman, “ ‘Such Stuff as Dreams Are Made On’: God’s Footstool in the Aramaic Targumim and Midrashic Tradition” (paper presented at the annual meeting for the Society of Biblical Literature, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 21–24, 2009).

Garrone E and Ugliengo P, “Structure and Reactivity of Surfaces” (Paper presented at the European Conference, Trieste, Italy, Sept 13–20, 1988).

Theses

Mihwa Choi, “Contesting Imaginaires in Death Rituals during the Northern Song Dynasty” (Ph.D. diss., University of Chicago, 2008).

Mäckel H, “Capturing the Spectra of Silicon Solar Cells” (Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University, Dec 2004.)

Websites

ACS Publications Division Home Page, last modified Nov 7, 2004, http://pubs.acs.org.

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