Referencing and reference management

Include the title of the piece; this could be the name of the book, the title of a journal article or webpage. For books you should also include the edition to make finding information easier. Often when books are republished information remains broadly the same but may be reordered, therefore page numbers may change between editions.

Contact the Adviceline if this does not happen in your case. If you have asked for a copy of the reference from both your employer and prospective employer and you have been denied access, contact the Adviceline. Encyclopaedias, dictionaries, handbooks and other reference sources can help you find your way into your assignment reading or research. They’re also great if you need a quick definition or an overview of a subject. When more than one source is cited in the text, they should be listed in chronological and then alphabetical order for example, ‘(Jones, … Read More