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Referencing style

There are five referencing styles approved at Macquarie University but the usual style for Engineering is IEEE. Learn about the IEEE style here.

  • Always check your unit guide and iLearn site to confirm the referencing requirements for your unit.
  • You can find other style guides here.

Build your referencing skills

Learn the why, what and how of referencing in StudyWISE.

The Writing Centre and Library also offer Referencing workshops for all students to enhance their academic skills and performance. 

Using generative artificial intelligence tools (eg. Chat GPT)

Referencing Tools