References should be listed together at the end of the paper; footnotes should not be used for this purpose. References should be arranged in numerical order according to the sequence of citations within the text. Each reference should include the last name of each author followed by initials. ASME primarily uses the Chicago Manual of Style for reference format.
The purpose of this module is to help students, as well as professionals, identify and prevent questionable practices and to develop an awareness of ethical writing. This guide was written by Miguel Roig, PhD, from St. Johns University with funding from the Office of Research Intergrity, US Department of Health and Human Services. This module was originally created in 2003 and revised in 2006 and 2015.