Here are some helpful tips for essay writing:
The CSU Guide to Writing in Science - include writing a lab report
CSU Academic writing, assignment and essay - guides
And, don't forget to read the Marking Criteria in your Subject Outline.
The library also has some resources to assist your writing skills:
The Referencing at CSU webpage has lots of helpful information about referencing.
The main referencing style at CSU is APA 7th, though this is not the only style used at CSU and you should check with your lecturer if you are unsure.
For help with using APA you can use the:
CSU also has other services which can help you to get the best possible results for your work:
Turnitin Software - A Turnitin account allows you to check your own writing for inadvertent plagiarism or quotation errors. Detect and fix problems before submission. Some assessments will require you to submit your work to Turnitin before final submission!