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Physics: Citation Styles

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For a quick and simple citation in one of the interdisciplinary styles, try:

Citation Styles

There is no single preferred style in Physics, so you might want to check with your lecturer/supervisor. Some common styles in academia include


Citation needed!

Citations are needed

  • To give credit to the author

  • To prove you're basing your work on solid research

  • So readers can learn more

  • To avoid being marked down!

xkcd.com | Wikipedian protester

xkcd.com. (n.d.). Wikipedian protester. Retrieved from http://xkcd.com/285/

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