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TABLES COUNT OFF 1, 2, 3, 4. Preliminaries. Log on to computer Go to: http://campusguides.dtwd.wa.gov.au/apaprac Put in password “ apaprac ” Login to Ebsco and ProQuest (click links on guide) For Ebsco, choose News, Business and Literature databases Open Central’s APA guide in new tab

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preliminaries
TABLES COUNT OFF 1, 2, 3, 4Preliminaries
  • Log on to computer
  • Go to: http://campusguides.dtwd.wa.gov.au/apaprac
  • Put in password “apaprac”
  • Login to Ebsco and ProQuest (click links on guide)
    • For Ebsco, choose News, Business and Literature databases
  • Open Central’s APA guide in new tab
  • Turn off monitor and look up expectantly! 
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What this session will cover:
  • Revision of why and how to reference
  • Practicing referencing in different formats
slide4
What is Referencing?
  • Referencing is a standardized way to acknowledge the sources of information (and ideas) that you have used in your written work
  • The APA style is used at Central Institute of Technology
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Why do you reference?

Benefits you

  • To show the breadth of your research
  • To strengthen your academic argument
  • To show the reader the source of your information
  • To allow the reader to consult your sources independently
  • To allow the reader to verify your data.

Benefits you

Benefits yourreader

Benefits yourreader

Benefits yourreader

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When do you have to reference?

If you:

  • quote (use someone else’s exact words)
  • copy (use figures, tables, graphics,etc)
  • paraphrase (convert someone else’s ideas into your own words)
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Whyparaphrase?
  • Paraphrasing shows that you have understood the passage you are referencing and can put it in your own words in a coherent manner.
  • Paraphrasing is an alternative to quoting directly, but as the paraphrase is still dependent on someone else's ideas, the source material must be referenced.

Communications Learning Centre, Paraphrasing, Retrieved fromhttp://clc.cqu.edu.au/FCWViewer/view.do?page=853

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What if you don’t reference?

You commit plagiarism! 

Plagiarism is the term used when you copy another person’s ideas or opinions as your own and don’t acknowledge the originalsource of the information

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Referencing is made up of in-text and end-text references
  • An in-text reference is the shortened version of the reference that you incorporate into the body of your report or paper.
  • An end-text reference is the full citation that gives enough information about the source so that someone can find it on their own.
  • You always have to have BOTH
slide10
Format for a ‘typical’ reference

Who

When

What

(ed.)ed

  • Where: Pub

Author Date Title Edition Place of pub &

publisher

  • Barry, P. (2002). Mental health and mental illness (7th ed.).
    • Philadelphia: Lippincott.
automated referencing tools
Automated referencing tools

Microsoft WORD 2007

http://office.microsoft.com/en-au/word-help/create-a-bibliography-HA010067492.aspx

Microsoft WORD 2010

http://office.microsoft.com/en-au/word-help/create-a-bibliography-HA010368774.aspx?CTT=1

Mendeley - FREE

http://www.mendeley.com/

Endnote $$$

http://endnote.com/

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The main things to take away:
  • Keep a list of your references as you
  • are writing your report or paper or use the
  • ‘References’ feature in MS WORD 2007 or 2010.
  • If you’ve used an in-textreference in your report or paper, you MUST have the full
  • referencein the Reference List
  • ASK FOR HELP if you get stuck!
  • Watch Central’s APA Referencing video on You Tube
  • (highly recommended)
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