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BLDG 3077 - Sustainable Building Practices

This will help you find resources and cite those sources for Assignment #2

Citing Sources for this assignment

Sample APA References and In-Text Citations

  • Any work listed in your Reference Page should have an accompanying in-text citation(s) within the body of your assignment.  
  • Any in-text citation in your assignment should have an entry in your Reference List.*(See the exception below)
  • *Any information from a personal communication (e.g. an interview or e-mail exchange you have with the building manager) should be cited within the body of your paper but does not require an accompanying entry in your Reference Page.  See the Personal Communication section from Seneca College's APA Guide.
  • Your Reference List should be double spaced.

Below are some sample references for sources you might use for this assignment.  If your source is not covered on this page, check the APA Research Guide for additional examples of references and in-text citations. 

Sources from Our Databases

Most of our databases generate an APA citation.  Use the CITE button or attach the  APA citation when you email the article to yourself.  These citations are computer generated and must be checked to ensure they meet proper APA citation guidelines.

Magazine or Trade Journal Article 

Taggart, J.  (2013). George Brown College Waterfront Campus. SA&B Mag: Sustainable Architecture & Building, (39), 60-63.  Retrieved from Small Business Reference Centre https://login.gbcprx01.georgebrown.ca/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=b9h&AN=102297573&site=eds-live&scope=site

Meckbach, G. (2012). Ellisdon combines building automation and computer networks in George Brown project. Daily Commercial News and Construction Record, 85(139), 1-2. Retrieved from Proquest  http://gbcprx01.georgebrown.ca/login?url=http://search.proquest.com/docview/1030258025?accountid=27351

In-Text Paraphrase: (Meckbach, 2012)

In-Text Quote: (Mechbach, 2012, p. 61)

Academic Journal Article - Multiple Authors - With DOI

Kern, A. P., Antoniolli, C. B., Wander, P. R., Mancio, M., & González, M. A. (2016). Energy and water consumption during the post-occupancy phase and the users' perception of a commercial building certified by Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). Journal Of Cleaner Production133, 826-834. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.05.081.  Retrieved from Science Direct https://login.gbcprx01.georgebrown.ca/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=edselp&AN=S0959652616305455&site=eds-live&scope=site

In-Text Paraphrase: (Kern, Antoniolli, Wander, Mancio, & González, 2016)

In-Text Quote: (Kern, Antoniolli, Wander, Mancio, & González, 2016, p. 827)

For the second and subsequent In-Text Citations:

In-Text Paraphrase: (Kern et al, 2016) or

In-Text Quote:  (Kern et al., 2016, p. 827)

Newspaper Article

Wilkes, J. (2009, Sep 17). College unveils vision of waterfront campus. Toronto Star, p.  GT4.  Retrieved from Proquest http://gbcprx01.georgebrown.ca/login?url=http://search.proquest.com/docview/439618158?accountid=27351

In-Text Paraphrase: (Wilkes, 2012)

In-Text Quote: (Wilkes, 2012, p. GT4)

Book

Baird, G., Zardini, M., Kingwell, M., Fisher, T., & Stein, R. (2013). Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects. Basel : Birkhäuser.

In-Text Paraphrase: (Baird, 2013)

In-Text Quote: (Baird, 2013, p. 51)

 

Web Sources

Section or Page from a Website

EllisDon. (n.d.). Toronto: George Brown College Waterfront Campus. In Projects. Retrieved March 8, 2017 from http://www.ellisdon.com/project/george-brown-waterfront-campus/

In-Text Paraphrase: (EllisDon, n.d.)

In-Text Quote: (EllisDon, n.d., George Brown College Waterfront Campus section, para. 3)

Report or Document from a Website

Canada Green Building Council.  (2014, December 17).   Leed Canada – NC 1.0, Green building rating system:  George Brown College Waterfront Campus (CaGBC Project #13104) [Project Scorecard].   Retrieved March 8, 2017 from http://leed.cagbc.org/leed/profile_files/13014_1_13014-GBC%20Waterfront%20Campus-LEED_Canada_NC_Scorecard-141217.pdf

In-Text Paraphrase: (Canada Green Building Council, 2014)

In-Text Quote:  (Canada Green Building Council, 2014, Water Efficiency section)

Canada Green Building Council. (n.d.).  The George Brown College of Applied Arts and Technology Waterfront Campus [Project Abstract].  Retrieved March 8, 2017 from http://leed.cagbc.org/leed/profile_files/13014_10_Abstract%20GBC%20Waterfront%20Campus.pdf

In-Text Paraphrase: (Canada Green Building Council, n.d.)

In-Text Quote:  (Canada Green Building Council, n.d, para. 2)

 

Images

For more detailed examples see Seneca Library's APA:  How Do I Cite? Images

In-text image citations are placed directly below the image/chart/graph/photograph in your paper.  They are numbered sequentially as Figure #.  If the copyright information is available, Include it at the end of the citation.

Image from a journal or magazine in our databases

Taggart, J.  (2013). George Brown College Waterfront Campus. SA&B Mag: Sustainable Architecture & Building, (39), 60-63.  Retrieved from Small Business Reference Centre https://login.gbcprx01.georgebrown.ca/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=b9h&AN=102297573&site=eds-live&scope=site

In-Text Image Citation:

Figure 1. Level 1 floor plan.  Adapted from "George Brown College Waterfront Campus:  Reinventing Healthcare Education," by J. Taggart, 2013, SA&B Mag:  Sustainable Architecture & Building, (39), p. 61. Copyright 2016, Janam Publications, Inc.

Image from a website

Lehoux, Nic. (Photographer), (n.d.). Detail of West facade from water's edge promenade[digital image], Retrieved March 24, 2017 from http://www.kpmb.com/index.asp?navid=30&fid1=0&fid2=91

In-Text Image Citation:

Figure 1.  "Detail of the West facade from water's edge promenade," by Nic Lehoux, (n.d.), KPMB Projects: George Brown College, Waterfront Campus,  Retrieved March 24, 2017 from http://www.kpmb.com/index.asp?navid=30&fid1=0&fid2=91