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Physics: Writing & Citation

This Physics LibGuide has been created to help IU Northwest physics students meet their research objectives.

Often Used Physics Citation Styles

Listed below are two often used citation styles in physics research:

Consult with your professor and research the Author Guidelines of various physics journals to learn other styles.

Avoid Plagiarism

Plagiarism, is the act of using someone else's work or ideas and not giving them credit for it. You must use in-text citations and a bibliography to avoid plagiarism. If you are in doubt, look at the following sites: