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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Case studies

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.

Case studies

Reference: Author/editor Last name, Initials. (Year) 'Title of case study' [Case Study], Journal Title, Volume (Issue), pp. page numbers. Available at: URL [Accessed Day Month Year].


Ofek, E., Avery, J., Rudolph, S., Martins Gomes, V., Saadat, N., Tsui, A., & Shroff, Y. (2014) 'Case study second thoughts about a strategy shift' [Case Study], Harvard Business Review, 92(12), pp. 125-129. Available at: [Accessed 10 December 2014].


  • (Author last name, Year)
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  • In their case study Ofek et al. (2014) describe how marketing to the young generation...


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