Citation Guides

 
You can use the library catalogue search to find resources at Lakeland and other libraries in our consortium.
  
A number of citation styles are used at Lakeland College, including: APA, MLA and Chicago. Environmental Sciences has its own referencing guide.
 
Be sure to check with your instructor about the citation style you should use for your assignments. 
 
Related to citing sources is plagiarism. Paraphrasing is fine, quoting and citing are fine but using exact words without citing the source is plagiarism.
 
Check out the tiles about understanding plagiarism and the tools and tips to avoid that major mistake.
 

APA Style

Chicago Style

MLA Style

Environmental Sciences Literature Referencing Guide

Plagiarism - what is it

How to avoid plagiarism