Referencing and Citing
What is referencing?
In your assignments, you will be using other people’s ideas and research. It is important to reference these ideas, to make it clear to the reader that its someone else’s idea and to point them towards the original source.
Would you like to see referencing in action? Our APA online tutorial demonstrates referencing and citing in APA style.
For items found through Library Search, you copy a formatted reference right off the record! Click the ‘quotation mark’ icon on the right and then choose your referencing style.
Plagiarism can sometimes be unintentional. It’s important to understand what plagiarism is so you can avoid it.