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Irish, Celtic Studies & Folklore: Citing Information & Avoiding Plagiarism

Information about books, journals, database and other useful Irish, Celtic Studies & Folklore resources

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

** Academic Secretariat UCD Registry (2005) Plagiarism Policy, Dublin: University College Dublin. Available at: (Accessed: 10 March 2015).

Which Style?

student papers

The School of Irish, Celtic Studies & Folklore uses the Harvard citation style for Irish

See the Harvard style guide below and the School's essay writing guide.


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. 
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