Tag: referencing

Referencing pop-ups return (18-29 Nov)

The well-loved referencing pop-ups are returning to the Library Atrium for the next two weeks, starting Monday to save your from citation struggles and referencing rage! Bring your referencing quandaries, citation uncertainties and things you have read but don’t know

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APA referencing (6th edition)

APA 7th edition has been published, but those students required to use APA must use the 6th edition.  Referencing@Portsmouth (both the website and the printed booklet) use 6th edition.  Do not use the 7th edition.  If you use referencing software

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Referencing pop-up sessions return next week (29 April – 3 May 2019)

Referencing pop-up sessions return to the Library Atrium for one last week, 11-12 am, 2-3 pm and 4-5 pm from Monday 29 April – 3 May 2019. If you cannot make it to a referencing pop-up, the same referencing help and

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Referencing pop-ups return either side of the Easter Vacation

Referencing pop-ups will return to the Library Atrium from 18 March for three weeks until 6 April, and then will resume for a further two weeks from 29 April until 10 May.  These pop-ups will operate from 11-12 am, 2-3

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Better resourced than ever before

You told us that our range of information resources was something that you valued highly. “The university library provides a fantastic service to all students. The texts available both in print and online editions are extensive.” We subscribe to more

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Landed with the law?

Are you one of those lucky students (usually studying Business) who has just been landed with a law unit and are now discovering they are expected to learn about legal information sources, the law, and a referencing system called OSCOLA? 

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Rethinking referencing for the modern age

Part of the duty of a librarian is to reflect critically on what we do in education and as an information society as a whole and question whether everything we do is still fit for purpose, and suggest what new

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Referencing pop-ups return to the Library Atrium

Starting on Monday 19 November, for two weeks referencing pop-ups will operate in the Library Atrium from 11-12 am, 2-3 pm and 4-5 pm, Mondays-Fridays.  Pop in with your referencing conundrums and our dedicated referencing service will be there to

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Welcome to university life: finding your feet

Grab a seat on one of our sofas or pull up a chair and let us get you up to speed with everything that is new but really not so scary about university life.  The move from A-level to university study

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Make your computer do your referencing for you

Referencing can be boring, tiring, long winded… like the rest of the world, most librarians don’t have many good things to say about it other than “it’s necessary”.  Suffering while referencing however is neither necessary nor advisable.  The seductive “cite”

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