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Avoiding Plagiarism

Other Citing and Referencing Styles


IEEE was created by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. It is most commonly used in engineering and technical fields, including some programs at Conestoga. Please refer to the following documents for help more information: 

Helpful Student Guides

IEEE Publications




The Chicago Manual of Style currently uses the 17th edition. It is most commonly used in disciplines such as history, philosophy, and other arts & humanities fields. For more information on how to use Chicago, please visit


MLA style was created by the Modern Languages Association, and currently follows 9th edition guidelines. It is commonly used in Humanities fields such as literary, linguistic, and cultural studies. For more information on how to use MLA, please visit