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Referencing: Tutorials & Workshops

Guide to APA 6th referencing style used at ECU

Referencing - introductory video by ECU Library

Referencing Assistance

For advice regarding referencing you can email your question to the Library and a librarian will attend to your query. 

For advice on academic writing and referencing, please contact the Learning Consultant relevant to your study discipline or attend one of the assignment drop-in sessions listed in Blackboard under the Academic Skills Centre. 

ECU Academic Skills Centre: Referencing Workshops

The Academic Skills Centre run Referencing sessions throughout Semester. Unsure about referencing in APA style, register for a class.

For more information go to the Academic Skills Centre in Blackboard, under 'My Communities' and look for the Generic Academic Skills Workshops booklet. Here you will find session times and venue.

To register, visit:

ECU Academic Skills Centre - Online video, slides, handout

Learning Consultants have also provided some Referencing online resources (video, slides and handout), accessible via Blackboard. These are listed under Academic Skills Centre, Academic Skills Resources, Referencing.

There is a video recording of the Academic Skills workshop on Referencing.

ECU Academic Tip Sheets

Here is a selection of helpful Academic Tip sheets from the ECU Centre for Learning and Teaching to assist you in referencing:

Getting Started with APA Style





Getting Started With APA Style

Learn the basics of APA Style, including how to format a manuscript, understand the form and function of common manuscript parts, organize and express your thoughts clearly and precisely, employ the mechanics of style, use graphic elements effectively, credit sources and acknowledge the contributions of others, and construct a comprehensive and reliable reference list.

Reference List





Reference List

Learn how to write a References section, including how to ensure entries are accurate, complete, consistently styled, and up to date.