The quickest and easiest way to reference in your academic work is to:
Referencing is a very important part of an academic work and by following these guidelines you will ensure that you meet the requirements set out by your tutor.
You need to reference:
There are many referencing systems available, but this guide will focus on the American Psychological Association (APA) system which is very common in the social sciences and the preferred style in many CBS programmes.
NB! some CBS programmes may not follow the APA standard - Please check out the guidelines for YOUR programme!!
This guide provides examples of different information sources: how to cite them within your text body and how to include them in your reference list. For more information, please consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.
On http://www.apastyle.org you will find more information and tips on how to use the APA style.
Other referencing styles
If you need to use a referencing style other than APA, please check out these library guides:
This blog is a great source of up-to-date information about APA style. It is run by a group of experts who work with APA Style every day. They blog about writing, publishing, and the APA Style.
Mendeley is referencing software which allows you to:
To get a Mendeley account via the CBS Library Institutional Licence, please visit CBS Mendeley Guide