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Library Orientation for HKU SPACE International College & Community College Students: Use information ethically
Getting Started Guide for HKU SPACE International College and Community College students
In academic writing, you need to give creditto the sources you referred to avoid academic cheating. Citation style governs the formatting of the academic paper, in-text citations and references. Different subjects will require different citation styles. You may check with your instructor which is preferred.
In this guide, APA (American Psychological Association) style will be introduced. It has been adapted by many disciplines and is used by writers around the world.