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Innovation Management @ UTM

Starting points for research by MMI students


Choosing which style to use for citing your sources depends on your discipline. Your professor may also have a preference - make sure you consult with them.

Innovation studies or management are considered social sciences, and a citation style that is commonly used in the social sciences is the American Psychological Association style, or APAIf your professor has not provided any guidance or direction about citation styles, consider using APA to cite the sources used in your assignments.

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.


Use these citation guides to find examples or models you can use help create correct citations for all kinds of sources - books, articles, websites, videos, social media and more. 

These guides all focus on the databases and resources typically used by business students.

Don't see your preferred citation style included here?  Email the FLC at for citation help.