Global Asia Studies information resources: Citing & writing


SFU Library's Citation & Style guides. General notes; guides by resource type and discipline.

See our guide on Plagiarism and SFU Libary's interactive tutorial Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism.


Student Learning Commons. Visit the SLC for friendly and knowledgeable assistance with a wide range of academic writing, learning and study strategies.

  • Writing for University. Learn or review the strategies and processes involved in academic writing and research, including writing for specific genres or disciplines, drafting your paper, self-editing, and writing at the graduate level.
  • Writing Handouts. Quick tips on how to structure your research and essay.
  • Assignment Calculator. Break down your writing assignments into a series of manageable steps.

Student Learning Commons (SLC)  
Writing service for undergraduates.

Citation management tools

Citation (reference) management tools
Use these tools to keep your journal article, book, or other document citations in one place and to create properly formatted bibliographies in almost any style.