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Faculty of Humanities: Handbook on Citation and Related Matters

This document can be used as a reference guide for students and staff when facing questions around referencing and citations.

Communication Skills: Writing

A chapter on writing skills from the textbook, Communication Skills, developed by the Language Communication for Development Department at the Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi.

Citing sources

A guide to citing sources from print and the web.

Recognizing and Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding plagiarism is an increasingly important requirement for student writing. This document therefore defines plagiarism, both intentional and accidental; gives the imperatives for avoiding it; shows citation examples; and demonstrates how paraphrase c

Writing Skills (Word)

A chapter on writing skills from the textbook, Communication Skills, developed by the Language Communication for Development Department at the Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi.

Citation Style for Papers (MIT)

This document briefly outlines a few rules when citing resources using a `science journal` method

Literature searches - Citing sources

This presentation covers issues such as why search and cite the literature of your field, where to find literature, where to search, key elements to consider when searching and citation

Citation Basics

This tutorial covers the basics of getting started with proper citation practice, including why we cite, how to cite (including paraphrasing, summarizing, and using direct quotes), and the general rules of the major citation styles.

Copyright & Electronic Publishing: Citation

"This document focuses on why and how electronic sources must be cited so that students can avoid plagiarism. Because students now routinely use readily available electronic sources for their papers, they must learn how to properly cite them."