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You must acknowledge the author's work when you use it in your assignments.
Referencing your work correctly is essential to avoid plagiarism.
Melbourne Polytechnic adheres to two styles of referencing: Harvard Style, and APA Style. Check with your teacher to find out which style is appropriate for your studies.
Melbourne Polytechnic Online Referencing Tool
Use the Online Referencing Tool to help you create accurate citations in both Harvard and APA Styles
Referencing Fundamentals LibGuide
The ideal guide for beginners. This guide will acquaint you with the reasons why you should reference, what types of materials you must reference, and information about many other aspects of the referencing process.