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School referencing guidelines

Click on the link below to access the referencing guidelines for Psychology using the APA style. DO NOT use Cite them right.

Referencing examples

In text citation

Earlier analysis (Freud, 1936, p.54)...

Reference list

Freud, A. (1936). The ego and the mechanisms of defense. International Universities Press.

Print journal

In text citation

Research by Frosch (2002)....

Reference list

Frosch, A. (2002). Transference: psychic reality and material reality. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 19(4), 603-633.

E-journal (with DOI) - always include the DOI in the reference if one is assigned.

In text citation

...hand preference (Annett, 2009)

Reference list

Annett, M. (2009). Patterns of hand preference for pairs of actions and the classification of handedness. British Journal of Psychology, 100(3), 491-500. https://doi.org/10.1348/000712608x357867

In text citation

(Lee, 2020)

Reference list

Lee, C. (2020. February 19). A tale of two reference formats. APA Style Bloghttps://apastyle.apa.org/blog/two-reference-formats

Refworks

Link to RefWorks

RefWorks allows you to create and manage your own personal database of useful references. You can then use these to quickly compile a reference list or bibliography for your assignments. 

Click on the link below for more information, and details of Library workshops on how to use Refworks.

Useful books