Citing & writing: Business information resources

Citing Business sources

Start with this series of three short videos for a "big picture" perspective on citing business resources: 

These sites provide guidance on citing business sources not usually covered in general style manuals, e.g., statistics from sources such as our Passport and Bloomberg databases.

Citing general sources

  • SFU Library guides to common citation styles in research: APA (7th ed.) | MLA | Chicago/Turabian
  • SFU Library guide to Avoiding Plagiarism: Discusses what plagiarism is and how you can avoid it. Includes a plagiarism tutorial to test yourself on the topic of plagiarism.
  • Search the APA Style Blog for answers to commonly asked questions.
  • Citation or reference management tools collect your journal article, book, or other document citations together in one place, and help you create properly formatted bibliographies in almost any style — in seconds.  Citation management tools help you keep track of your sources while you work and store your references for future use and reuse


Further resources

  • See the SFU Library's Citations & Style Guides for further information on citation styles and guides to writing.
  • Use the Assignment Calculator to help you break down your writing assignments into a series of manageable steps. All you need to get started is the date your assignment is due.