Referencing starts at the beginning of your dissertation.  These resources cover: why, when, what to collect, and how to begin. Find out about different referencing styles, and software that processes references for you.


Avoiding plagiarism: don't cheat yourself

A set of interactive online tutorials designed to help you understand what plagiarism and how to avoid it.There are different versions of the tutorial available tailored to the needs of different subjects.

Watch the video... 30 Mins approx.

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Referencing; the basics. When, how and why

This interactive tutorial shows you the basic elements of referencing and explains the main differences between referencing styles.

Watch the video... 4 Mins 3 Secs.

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Reference styles

The most common referencing styles used at the University of Leicester explained.


Software that does referencing for you

Find out about using Refworks and Endnote, software which manages your references and put them into different references styles for you.

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