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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Website

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use the APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA and Vancouver Styles. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.


Reference: Author's Last name, First name (if available). Name of Site. Name of Institution/Organization affiliated with the site (sponsor or publisher), Day Month Year of resource creation (if available). Format. Date accessed.

Example: Perry Willett. Victorian Women’s Writers Project. Indiana University, 16 May 2000. Web. 10 Feb. 2006.


  • (Author Last name /Name of Site)


  • According to another source (Willett)....
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