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Citation for Engineering and Energy
Welcome to the citation style guide for students in Engineering and Applied Science, Energy Systems and Nuclear Science. A citation serves as a code of sorts, identifying an idea that the writer has gotten from someone else. Citing your sources is extremely important and necessary to avoid plagiarism.
Although every effort has been made to avoid errors in this guide, we encourage you to verify the information contained with the manual/website for your respective citation style itself or with your professor.
What is Plagiarism?
Plagiarism takes various forms, many of which are unintentional. Watch the video below to get a better idea of things to avoid while writing your reports, papers, theses, and dissertations.
Citation Styles Used in Engineering & Energy
There isn't one commonly used citation style for Engineering, but popular ones include: