View stunning SlideShares in full-screen with the new iOS app!Introducing SlideShare for AndroidExplore all your favorite topics in the SlideShare appGet the SlideShare app to Save for Later — even offline
View stunning SlideShares in full-screen with the new Android app!View stunning SlideShares in full-screen with the new iOS app!
Reading Lists Online
You can recommend new books
for the Library to buy
Can't find the
books you need
for your research?
All copies out on
Use ‘Books on Time’ to recommend a
book for the library to buy
Our subject guides
are packed with
resources, news and
…all our resources are
available on or off campus
Referencing – good practice
To make your own contribution clear
To acknowledge source material
To ensure reader can find source material
To avoid plagiarism
Your referencing must be:
Use our Referencing Library Guide for
What do I need to include?
In-text citation – (Robinson, 2012)
This acknowledges your source at the point of
reference in the body of your essay
If quoting directly include “speech marks” and
page number (Robinson, 2012: p.22)
Full reference in a bibliography at the end
of your essay
Alphabetical by author name
Webpages to include URL and Access Date
Referencing examples (Harvard at Newcastle)
Surname, Initials. (Year of Publication) Title in Italics.
Edition if not first. Place of publication: Publisher.
Surname, Initials. (Year of Publication) ‘Title of article in
single quotes’, Title of Journal in Italics, Volume
(Issue/month/season where applicable), page numbers.
Author of website. (Year it was created) Title of Website.
Available at: URL (Accessed: last accessed date).
See the Referencing Guide:
The weird and wonderful
Author of message. (Year) ‘Title of message’, Title of
Internet Site, Day/month of posted message. Available at:
URL (Accessed: date).
Author (if given). (Year) Title of Program. (Version)
[Computer program]. Available at: URL (Accessed: date).
Author/speaker. (Year) Title of communication. [Medium].
Use Cite Them Right, Study Skills Level 3 Citation (PEA)