); refer to a recent issue of the journal Geology or GSA Bulletin for formats.
For some courses, you may use a different convention (e.g., Paleontological Society).
Your professor will inform you if the citation convention will be different.
Citation & plagiarism
- Plagiarism is the use of another person’s words or ideas as your own. If you quote, paraphrase a passage, or use an idea or conclusion, you must cite it.
- Failure to properly cite your sources or copying material from someone else is academic dishonesty and is grounds for failure in the course.