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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Instagram

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.

Instagram

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year of post) 'Title of post' [Instagram]. Day Month of tweet. Available at: URL (Accessed Day Month Year).
 

Example: UCD Quinn School of Business (2020) 'Health and Well-being advice' [Instagram]. 14 April. Available at: https://www.instagram.com/p/B-9TsMonE2U (Accessed 20 July 2020).

In-Text-Citation:

  • Author(s) Last name (Year)
  • (Authors(s) Last name, Year)

Example:

  • UCD Quinn School of Business offers well-being advice to students working at home (2020) ....
  • There is well-being advice available for students (UCD Quinn School of Business, 2020).

Note: date of post is used for in-text citation.

 

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