Referencing your work
If you're using quotations, ideas or information from other people’s work in academic writing, you need to acknowledge the source. This is known as referencing or citing.
Find information on why you need to use references, how to include them, as well as information on bibliographies and plagiarism on our Referencing your work page.
On our Research skills page, you'll find essential information to help you plan, research and reference your work. You'll also find information to help you with your dissertation and using important resources like library search and Nvivo.