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Reference standards at AU

When writing your assignment at AU there are often specific rules for which reference style to use, depending on the tradition of your programme and your faculty.
Below you can find the library's suggestions for general reference standards for Arts, BSS, Health, Nat and Tech.

Always remember to ask your supervisor or professor and read your academic regulations before choosing a reference style - and remember to be consistent in your choice.


Business and Social Sciences (BSS)

Technical Sciences (Tech)

Natural Sciences (Nat)

  • No specific requirements for students. Ask your supervisor, professor or check your study programme for further information.

Use a reference management tool

Use a reference management tool to keep track of your references and use them in a correct and consistent way.