Find out how to use the exact words of another author (quote), put their ideas into your own words (paraphrase) and correctly cite all your information sources in a reference list.

There are many referencing styles, so check first with your teacher which style to use.

Easy Cite is the main guide to referencing at RMIT University (Melbourne).

What is Referencing?

Here is a quick introduction to referencing (3:25 mins video)

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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.