Read the following information carefully and then complete the short quiz at the end to test your knowledge. You can then move on to Understanding Feedback 



  • Visit our citing and referencing webpage, this explains about the different referencing systems used at the University of Southampton and there is a table where you can check which is the referencing style used by the academic department or school who you will be studying with when you join the university. 
  • You can also learn more about software and tools to help with referencing.

How do I find out more about referencing?

    • This activity gives you an introduction to the idea of referencing


  • Watch this short video for some examples of references using the Harvard style which is widely used at the University of Southampton 

Referencing and citing online resources

Referencing and citing online resources video transcript (works best in Microsoft Edge)


Now move to the next page Quiz – Referencing

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