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This is a general guide for the Faculty, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, and Staff in the College of Forestry at Oregon State University.

Statistical Sources on the Web

Statistical Sources in Print

Statistical Yearbook of the Western Lumber Industry/Western Wood Products AssociationThis publication is thin so look carefully on the shelf. A digest of statistical information on the forest industry for 12 western states. Ref: HD 9754 .W48

Production, Prices, Employment, and Trade in Northwest Forest Industries This quarterly publication is part of the PNW-Resource Bulletinseries of the Forest Service. You must dig through the other bulletins in the series to find these gems. SD 144 .A13 A38

Random Lengths Yearbook of Forest Products Summarizes monthly and annual price averages of more than 180 key items of lumber, plywood, veneer, etc. Ref: HD 9752 .R3

Yearbook of Forest Products An FAO compendium of statistics on world forestry. Usually 3-4 years behind with its data. Ref: SD 131 .F62

Style Guides

Scientific style and format: the CSE manual for authors, editors and publishers (formerly the CBE style guide)

  • T11.S386 2006 (Reference Stacks)

Here are two helpful online guides to CSE format:

For other style guide information (including APA)  refer to Style and Citation Guides

Forestry Encyclopedia and Handbooks