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Referencing well will improve the quality of your academic work and help you avoid accidental plagiarism.

The Library provides referencing guidance and resourcesYou can also contact your subject librarian with any questions you have about referencing.


Key referencing resources

Below are some key sources of guidance for referencing.


Reference management software

Reference management software can make collecting, storing and using references easier. EndNote reference management software is available for free to University of Bristol students and staff.


Use these links to gain access to some of the referencing tools available to you. Remember, you will need your university credentials (username and password) to access and use these resources.


Notebook and laptop


Use EndNote reference management software to collect, store and import references into your work.

Manual referencing- using Cite Them Right

Remember to login for full access!!!

Cite Them Right is an essential tool for learning about referencing all sorts of resources (e.g. journal articles, images, audio resources and much more. Formatting guidance is detailed in many styles, so if you are using Harvard, APA or another standard style, full details of exactly what needs to be included are provided

Remember to login for full access and start your referencing learning journey!