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Unit 5: Referencing conventions - 2. Using referencing conventions

Using referencing conventions

This section describes the areas in academic writing where references are required, with examples from the Harvard, APA and Chicago systems. There is also advice on how to find out the referencing conventions required for assessments in your unit of study.

Referencing (citation) conventions are used when constructing:

1. Bibliographies and reference lists

2. Textual references