Last Updated: Sep 14, 2017
Use these links to learn more about plagarism and copyright.
We cite sources to acknowledge the work of others, as well as to avoid academic dishonesty, or plagiarism. There are various formats for citing sources and your instructior will tell you which to follow.
Conservation Biology [Journal] Style
Style format required by those in ENVS 112 (Prof Papouchis)
APA Video Tutorial
Explains the purpose of citing as well as explaining the parts of a citation. The rules are for APA (American Psychological Association), but the concepts are universal.
APA 6th edition
A guide that includes examples of various citations.
There are many programs that allow you to organize references and create bibliographies. Listed below are some of the most commonly used on campus.
The campus has purchased a site license, which allows students, faculty and staff to download a copy of EndNote X8. This program takes time to learn and is best used for large numbers of references.
Best for students who want to create simple bibliographies. Resides on the web.
A Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, cite, and share your research sources.
Microsoft Word 2007
If you use Word 2007 you can create a bibliography from within the software.