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Referencing: Tutorials & Workshops

Guide to APA 6th referencing style used at ECU

Referencing Assistance

For general advice regarding referencing and questions regarding specific reference types, email your question to the Library and a librarian will attend to your query.

For advice on academic writing and referencing, please contact a Learning Adviser on the following email address: (if you are  studying on the Mt Lawley or Joondalup Campuses) or (if you are at studying at the Bunbury Campus), 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:

Referencing - introductory video by ECU Library

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.