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IEEE Citation Guide

A brief resource to get you familiar with Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) citations

Helpful Links for IEEE Citations

Much of the research within engineering utilizes the IEEE citation style. Below are some resources to assist with IEEE citations. 

Helpful Resources:

IEEE Citation Quick Overview

Within the IEEE reference style, a number within a bracket [X] is inserted into your document at at the point where you cite another researcher's work.

In your reference section, at the end of your paper, the full reference is provided by the corresponding bracketed number. These citations appear in numerical order.

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