Keeping track of references and using them correctly is essential throughout the writing process. When you have started writing and started using your sources, you may find the following pages on AWELU helpful. As a student writer, you should of course always make sure to follow the stylesheet and reference style stipulated for your course.
How to give references
What is the difference between paraphrasing and quoting? What is the difference between a paraphrase and a summary? How do you quote in a correct manner? Read about that here:
Using a reference style
Consistency is vital in referencing, and therefore writers use reference styles. Read about what a reference style is and how to use one here:
Referencing needs to be exact and correct. Here you will find some advoce on what to think about:
Reference management tools
There are electronic reference management tools available. Read about the ones available to students at staff at Lund University: