Citing and referencing: Home

A guide to the styles recommended by Monash schools and departments for students and researchers

Citation styles

This guide includes the styles most commonly used at Monash University

By citing and referencing the material consulted for a piece of academic work you not only enable others to verify facts ideas in your work more easily, but you will also be acting in an ethical and honest manner.

Acknowledgement may be in the form of  in text citations, footnotes, endnotes and/or a bibliography.

Different citing and referencing styles cater for the specific requirements of different disciplines.