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Referencing pop-ups and drop-in sessions suspended

With your health and safety in mind, we regret that we have had to cancel the referencing pop-ups planned for the next two weeks. We have also suspended referencing drop-in sessions. Please chat to us online or email library@port.ac.uk your

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Referencing pop-ups return for a second time

Referencing pop-up sessions return to the Library Atrium for a second time on Monday 17 April 2020, running Mondays to Fridays for two weeks at 11-12 am, 2-3 pm and 4-5 pm until Friday 1 May.  Stop by with your

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Referencing pop-ups return from Monday (16 March 2020)

Referencing pop-up sessions return to the Library Atrium on Monday 16 March 2020.  Stop by with your referencing challenges and get expert advice and guidance.  If there is a queue, just say “hello” at the Library Help Desk. If you

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More ways than ever to get referencing help

There are more ways to get help than ever before with referencing, from expert trouble-shooting of complex examples to setting out general principles.  We can’t proof-read your work or referencing, but we can help with just about everything else. You

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Student led change (5) – still more referencing support

You liked our referencing pop-ups so much (more than referencing itself!) that we introduced bookable drop-in referencing support sessions as well.  We also rewrote the referencing booklets to make them more comprehensive and easier to read, so you can all

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The (first and) last word on referencing

People recoil from referencing with good reason.  Obscure formatting conventions can make these simple notes on where you found information irritatingly time-consuming to produce but with a little know-how, referencing can be made simple.

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(Re)introducing the Library Help Desk

Did you know that the folk at the Library Help Desk include professional librarians who you can ask to help you find the best information available for your assignments, developing more powerful searches, choosing the best databases, and refining your

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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 yourself 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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