When you produce a piece of academic work, you will be required to cite the sources you have consulted by using one of a number of recognised referencing styles. Your Department will advise you on which referencing style you need to use. This section will show you how to reference your resources using the different styles used at Lancaster University. You’ll also find various tools to help you manage your references and create bibliographies. There are also resources to help you to understand and avoid plagiarism.