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Citation Guide

A guide to create citations for bibliographies and works cited in research papers.

Basic Rules

Citing in Fisheries and Wildlife and need to use the Journal of Wildlife Management style? Use this guide for citation assistance!

Basic rules

  • Reference lists are alphabetized by the authors' last names.
  • Format each entry in your reference list using a hanging indent
  • Most titles (article titles, chapter titles, web page titles, or book titles) should be written with the first letter of the first word capitalized, and all subsequent words should be written in lower case (with the exception of proper nouns).  
  • Journal titles should be written with every major word capitalized.  
  • Do not italicize or use quotes around titles.