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Citing & Writing


See the library guides below for reference on citation formatting. Biotechnology tends to follow APA and AMA citation styles. Access the publication manuals by clicking on their covers below.


Duquesne University provides access to Endnote, which is citation management software. EndNote or any other citation management software is essential for graduate students and faculty working on publications.

See the guide below for directions on installing EndNote, importing references, and using some of its other features. Video tutorials are available here as well.


Duquesne's Writing Center offers numerous resources for students to receive help on writing-related assignments including opportunities to meet one-on-one with tutoring staff, access to handouts on writing tips, and more.


When pursuing a career in biotechnology, you'll encounter opportunities to publish your research. In order to make an informed decision of where to publish your research, it's important to familiarize yourself with relevant journals, read up on funding opportunities, and learn about open access.

Learn more about these factors by reviewing the guide below.