Citing and Referencing Harvard

This workshop will give you confidence to know how to reference your work correctly, give the right credit and understand how to avoid plagiarism. In this workshop we will focus on Harvard HWU Cite Them Right Online style. You will learn the what, why, when and how of citing and referencing.

*nb: Always check your School or course guidelines to see if there is a preferred style. If there is no guidance, then we recommend that you use Cite Them Right using Harvard.

In this session we will discuss:

  • The what, why, when and how of citing and referencing
  • Hints and tips to make citing and referencing easier
  • How to avoid plagiarism with citing and referencing

Tue 4 Sept, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 6 Sept, 11:00 – 12:00
Wed 12 Sept, 11:00 – 12:00
Tue 25 Sept, 11:00 – 12:00
Thu 27 Sept, 13:00 – 14:00
Tue 9 Oct, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 18 Oct, 11:00 – 12:00
Thu 25 Oct, 11:00 – 12:00
Thu 15 Nov, 13:00 – 14:00
Wed 5 Dec, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 6 Dec, 13:00 – 14:00

Venue: Meeting Room, Main Library

Presenters: Eisyah Shahwan, Ammir Jaffar and Fatin Fahirah Ab. Aziz

Citing and Referencing IEEE

Come along to this session to cite them right using a numeric style

This session is most suited to undergraduates; taught postgraduates and research students needing a refresher. Please note: this session is NOT relevant for SoSS students.

This session gives a general overview covering the what, why, when and how of citing and referencing. Come along to get some hints and tips on make citing and referencing easier and find out how the process can help avoid plagiarism. This session is for students who have been told to use a numeric style, for example, IEEE, RSC, Optics Letters or Optics Express.

Thu 25 Oct, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 15 Nov, 11:00 – 12:00
Tue 4 Dec, 11:00 – 12:00
Tue 11 Dec, 13:00 – 14:00

Venue: Meeting Room, Main Library

Presenters: Eisyah Shahwan, Ammir Jaffar and Fatin Fahirah Ab. Aziz

EndNote Online - most suited to undergraduate and postgraduate students

This workshop is intended for those who have already attended the Citing & Referencing workshop, or are familiar with the reasons for citing and referencing and styles used and also have attended the Discovery or literature searching workshop.

This session introduces EndNote Online, a web-based reference management tool which can help you: collate, annotate and organise your references, create reference lists & add citations in your text. The session will cover:

  1.        Entering and retrieving references
  2.        Searching
  3.        Downloading references
  4.        Cite While You Write (use your EndNote references to insert citations in a   Microsoft Word document)
  5.        Generating and formatting a bibliography/reference list

Thu 6 Sept, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 13 Sept, 13:00 – 14:00
Tue 25 Sept, 13:00 – 14:00
Tue 9 Oct, 11:00 – 12:00
Tue 16 Oct, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 18 Oct, 13:00 – 14:00
Tue 23 Oct, 13:00 – 14:00
Tue 4 Dec, 13:00 – 14:00
Thu 13 Dec, 11:00 – 12:00

Venue: Computer Lab (2/3/4)

Presenter: Eisyah Shahwan, Ammir Jaffar and Fatin Fahirah Ab. Aziz

Endnote Desktop

Find out how this software package can help you manage your references.

EndNote Desktop is most suited to staff and PG students; students working with very large numbers of references; or students who will only be using university computers. EndNote desktop can be synchronised with EndNote online.

This session introduces EndNote Desktop reference management software. Installed on all University network PCs, this package can help you: collate, annotate and organise your references, create reference lists & add citations in your text. The session will cover:-

- Building an EndNote library
- Entering and retrieving references-Searching
- Downloading/exporting/importing references
- Cite While You Write
- Generating and formatting a bibliography/reference list

Thu 13 Dec, 13:00 – 14:00

Venue: Meeting Room, Main Library

Presenters: Eisyah Shahwan, Ammir Jaffar and Fatin Fahirah Ab. Aziz