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MSOE requires the use of style guides for a number of graduate-level documents, including thesis documents, capstone design project reports, capstone reports, and specialty papers. Please consult the Program Director in your graduate degree program in order to determine the style guide requirements in your specific degree program.
MSOE Graduate Student Documentation and Style Guide For Technical Documents
The purpose of the MSOE Graduate Student Documentation and Style Guide For Technical Documents is to provide graduate students in designated graduate programs at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) with guidance on questions of format, style and documentation during the writing of required thesis work and capstone reports.
APA Style Guide to Electronic References, Sixth Edition by
The MSOE library has an institutional license in order to distribute this supplement on the MSOE network to current MSOE students, faculty, and staff. The path is: Computer → (M:) MSOE → Library Ebooks→ Business.
Authorized users may use the supplement for non-commercial use. Each authorized user may print one copy for personal use only. Authorized users are not permitted to distribute electronic and print copies of this supplement, although MSOE faculty are permitted to print paper copies of the supplement for distribution in MSOE academic courses, but not for broader distribution.
Reference Management Resources
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.
Zotero is a free, open-source research tool that helps you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources.