A number of citation styles are used at Lakeland College, including: APA, MLA and Chicago. Be sure to check with your instructor as to which citation style you should use for your assignments.
- APA Quick Guide
- NOTE: APA has been updated to a 6th edition and our APA Quick Guide has recently been updated to accommodate its changes.
- For further information, refer to the APA website or consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association available at the library.
- Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.) - BF 76.7 P83 2010 REF
- APA Style Guide to Electronic References - BF 76.7 C65 2007 REF
Lakeland College - Environmental Science Style
NOTE: Environmental Science students will follow the style adopted by the Rangeland Ecology and Management journal (see link below)
- The Environmental Sciences Quick Citation Guide , compiled by the communication instructor(s), is applicable to all courses in the environmental science program.
- Environmental Science students are requested to follow the citation style for the Rangeland Ecology and Management journal (see 'For Authors') . Using the work of others without giving credit to your source is considered plagiarism. Details of Lakeland College policy on plagiarism and academic dishonesty can be found under Student Rights and Responsibilities in the Lakeland College Academic Calendar.
- MLA Quick Guide
- NOTE: MLA has been updated to a 7th edition and our MLA Quick Guide has recently been updated to accommodate its changes. Please refer to the official guide for definitive instruction, available at the library.
- MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.) - LB2369 G53 2009 REF