Citations and referencing

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Which style should I use?

There are many different referencing styles, for example APA. Your lecturer will recommend the style you should use.

Referencing styles

If you are unsure which style to use consult the Library Subject Guides.

For large projects the use of a reference manager such as EndNote, Mendeley or Zotero is advised.

Plagiarism

Using correct referencing will ensure that you avoid plagiarism.

For more information see the Academic Skills Centre PDF Working with academic literature - How to join the conversation and avoid plagiarism (PDF 398KB).