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A general guide to resources to support geology classes at LSC-University Park.

APA Style

You will probably be using APA (American Psychological Association) style formatting for papers and references. For more guidance on using APA Style, refer to our guide.

Is there a citation style just for geology?

Not necessarily, but, for instance, the Geological Society of America has some distinct requirements for articles submitted to them for publication that do not fit the more familiar APA or MLA. If you're curious, take a look at the link below, but otherwise, use whatever style your instructor has required!