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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: eJournal article

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.

eJournal article

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year). Article title. Journal Title, Volume(Issue), Page numbers. DOI/URL

Example: Hayes, B. C., McAllister, I., & Dowds, L. (2007). Integrated education, intergroup relations, and political identities in Northern Ireland. Social Problems, 54(4), 454-482. doi:10.1525/sp.2007.54.4.454

In-Text-Citation:

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

Example:

  • Hayes et al. (2007) show...
  • A different approach (Hayes et al., 2007) shows….

 

Note on URLs: To get shorter URLs you are permitted to use a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) as above. These can usually be found under the title of the journal article either on a database or on the journal article itself. DOIs are permanent links that will not disappear over time.

Note: if no DOI is available insert “Retrieved from URL”.

 

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