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Literature Search: Finding Information Effectively

Use Standard Formats for Your Bibliography

Format your citations of references and footntes using a standard style guide:

o   Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (BF76.7 Pub 2010)

o   MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing (PN147 Gib 2008)

o   A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: Chicago Style for students and researchers (LB2369 Tur 2013)

Note:  The APA (American Psychological Association) style is the most common format used in NIE.  However, do find out the specific style to use from your instructors.

Download EndNote (a bibliographic management software) with this link to help you organise your references.