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Electrical and Electronic Engineering: Citing Information and Avoiding Plagiarism

This guide provides an overview of key resources and services provided by the library to support the school of electrical and electronic engineering.

Worried about Plagiarism?

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Academic Integrity - what is it?

'The University upholds the principle of academic integrity, whereby appropriate acknowledgement is given to the contributions of others in any work...' (Academic Secretariat UCD Registry, 2005, p. 2 **).

Students achieve academic integrity through sound academic writing, avoiding plagiarism, and appropriate referencing and citation.  Essentials for your course are below.

Access our full Academic Integrity Guide at https://libguides.ucd.ie/academicintegrity

** Academic Secretariat UCD Registry (2005) Plagiarism Policy, Dublin: University College Dublin. Available at: http://www.ucd.ie/governance/resources/policypage-plagiarismpolicy/. (Accessed: 16 January 2018).

Which Style To Use for Your Referencing

The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering uses the Harvard citation style.

 
For further help and links, try our Academic Integrity guide.

EndNote

EndNote is a reference management program you can use to organise your research, create bibliographies, insert citations as you write, and import and search PDFs.

Support and information about training is available at https://libguides.ucd.ie/endnote.