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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Government agency publication

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.

Government agency publication

Reference: #. Name of organization or agency. Title. Place of publication: Publisher; Year of publication.


17. Irish Department of Health & Children. A vision for change: report of the expert group on mental health policy. Dublin: Stationary Office, 2006.


Use a superscript number (like this: ¹) in the text at the place where you are indicating that you are citing from a source.​


Almost ten years on from the launch of this policy, we find little application of the associated service policies or resources in the Irish healthcare system.17

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