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CITING YOUR SOURCES

What is citation?

Types of citation styles

Where to find the complete citation style manual?

Citation tools

WHAT IS CITATION?

Citation is, A quotation from or reference to a book, paper, or author especially in a scholarly work [www.oxforddictionaries.com]

 

Types of citation styles :-

* APA Style Guide (American Psychological Association)

* Chicago Style Guide - From Purdue OWL

* Harvard Style Guide - From Information Services of The University of Western Australia

* MLA Style Guide (Modern Language Association) - From Purdue OWL

 

Where to find the complete citation style manual?

APA Style

Frequently Asked Question About APA Style

Concise rules of APA Style. 6th ed. Washington DC: American Psychological Association, 2010.

[TSAM Library Call No.- BF76.8 CON 2010]

 

Chicago Style

The Chicago Manual of Style. 16th ed. Chicago : The University of Chicago Style, 2010

[TSAM Library Call No. - Z699.35.E94 HAR 2010]

 

A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses and Dissertation. 6th ed. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1996

[TSAM Library Call No. - LB2369 TUR 1996]

 

Harvard Style

Harvard Referencing: Student Style Guide. 2nd ed. Sunderland : City of Sunderland College, 2010

[TSAM Library Call No. - Z699.35.E94 HAR 2010]

 

MLA Style

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 7th ed. New York : Modern Language Association of America, 2009

[TSAM Library Call No. - LB2369 GIB 2009]

 

Citation tools

Harvard Generator

A free tool that allows you to quickly and easily format references and sources in the correct Harvard Referencing Format.

Citation Machine

Includes the APA, MLA and University of Chicago Style as well as the Turabian style. It also provides "citation building" for several types of sources aside from books and journal articles e.g. newspaper articles or online encyclopedias.

Zotero

A free, easy to use tool to help you to collect, organize, cite and share your research sources. For user guide, click HERE.

Mendeley

A free reference manager that can help you to organize your research, collaborate with others online and discover the latest research.

Built-in Citation Builder

Library subscribed database EBSCOHOST is one of the database that provides self-contained tool for producing citation for the document that your are viewing. Nevertheless, the citation style and formatting or specific requirements must be referred to your instructors.

 

Plagiarism

What is Plagiarism?

Plagiarism is "the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own" [www.oxforddictionaries.com].

Types of Plagiarism?

The Plagiarism Spectrum (TURNITIN). Read more HERE.

Plagiarism Checking Tool - TURNITIN?

Turnitin is the global leader in evaluating and improving student writing. The company’s cloud-based service for originality checking, online grading and peer review saves instructors time and provides rich feedback to students.
Read more HERE.

How to login to TURNITIN?

Userguide for INTI-IU STUDENTS

Login to TURNITIN.

USEFUL LINKS

ABS JOURNAL QUALITY GUIDE (V4) 2010

CITATION STYLE - APA

ELSEVIER Journal Finder

ERA 2012 JOURNAL LIST

ERA 2015

GOOGLE SCHOLAR

Journal Quality List from Harzing.com

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS RESEARCH TOOLS

Master Journal List from Thomson Reuters ISI Web of Knowledge

MENDELEY

MICROSOFT ACADEMIC SEARCH

SCIENCEWatch

SCImago Journal & Country Rank (SJR)

 

 

 

 

 

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