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MGT2280HF: Financial Accounting Theory & Research

WHICH STYLE SHOULD I USE?

Accounting is considered a social science, and the most popular citation style used in the social sciences is the American Psychological Association style, or APA.  Another common style used in some some social sciences is the Modern Language Association style, or MLA.  Use APA or MLA to cite your sources for this assignment, unless your professor advises otherwise.

Below are some resources to help you:

  • understand why citing your sources is important
  • find resources on proper citation
  • avoid plagiarism

Check out this guide to learn more about citation practices.

CITATION RESOURCES

AVOIDING PLAGIARISM