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Books, databases, journals, websites and other resources for bioinformatics.

Referencing styles

Referencing is acknowledging other's work or ideas that you have used in your assignment. There are many different referencing styles.

Referencing style guides
The Library has created guides, with examples of different formats and reference lists.

Important information  Check with your lecturer, tutor or course co-ordinator to find out their preferred referencing style.

Referencing in assignments

The Write, cite and submit module of Digital Essentials provides guidance on referencing assignments.

Digital Essentials

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EndNote is a reference management software. Use it to:

  • organise and store your references
  • create in text citations and reference lists in a specified style.

Using EndNote
Videos and instructions on downloading and setting up EndNote, exporting references from databases and getting EndNote references into Word.

Other referencing management software

There are many other reference management software available. Some are free and some require payment. Some common ones include:-



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Comparison of reference management software