In September 2018 the School of Education moved to APA Referencing.
Students who started their studies before September 2018 can choose to continue with Harvard referencing or move to APA.
From September 2018- 2020 it was APA 6th edition.
All students moved to APA 7th edition at the start of term 2020.
(The differences between the 6th and 7th editions is detailed in the 7th edition library guide).
Why should I reference?
Referencing is important in academic writing and an essential part of any of your assignments. It:
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What should I reference?
You should always reference a source when:
If you are unsure use this flowchart to check whether you need to reference (click on the image to enlarge).
RefWorks is referencing software which allows you to:
It's available to all staff and students, click here to log in.
To find out more about RefWorks view the comprehensive online help or contact your Academic Subject Librarian.