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Media and Communications: Referencing

Citation tools and resources

Looking for quick quides to APA and other referencing styles

Highly recommended: Edith Cowan University's Guide to APA 6th includes useful guide to citing legal and music sources

Griffith University Referencing Application

For help with essay writing and referencing see the University of Sydney's WriteSite

Try this brief guide from the Owl Lab at Purdue University: APA Formatting and Style Guide  and their writing site The Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) How to cite and Reference includes Cite|Write Tools.

Curtin University Referencing guides

APA Style at The University of Sydney

APA Style guide handbooks and reference texts available from the Library:

American Psychological Association Style links

Comprehensive, assumes no prior knowledge of APA Style (Requires Flash to view).

Useful links for APA Style assistance.

Official blog on the American Psychological Association Style.

Essay Writing

Support for essay writing and assessment tasks.

 - online support for grammar, sources and structure.

Guide to Essay Writing in Media and Communications (Department of Media & Communications)

ENDNOTE - click on the Endnote tab above to learn about software that will help you manage your references.

Use Library Information skills website to find out more about writing, citing and referencing

The University of Sydney Learning Centre provides access to online support and courses.

Academic Honesty & Plagiarism

University of Sydney All your own work A guide to avoiding plagiarism, cheating and copying so that your work is all your own.

University policies for Academic Honesty in Coursework - Resolutions of the Academic Board: