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Exploring Academic Integrity in Your Research

A UO Libraries self-guided tutorial on integrity in library research and using sources ethically

14 - Citation Styles

What Do These Citations Look Like?

Below in the graphic is one academic paper's citation shown in four major styles. Each are slightly different with regards to punctuation and capitalization, but they all contain enough information to indicate to the reader how to locate the original source.

"Citation Formats" infographic: Follow the "long description" infographic link for a web accessible description

Long Description of "Citation Formats" Infographic for Web Accessibility

For more information about citation styles, including how to read and understand the different parts of a citation, see the Citation Section in our Getting Started with Research guide.

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