Referencing Guide During the information Literacy training students are also taken through referencing and how to cite various sources of information.

The purpose of citing sources is to give credit to the author for any ideas or quotations that you use, and to enable your reader to locate the sources

• Step 1. Decide what type of resource you are using: a case? a book? a web site? a magazine? an interview?

• Step 2. Find the most suitable format to use.

• Step 3. Write your citation, following the appropriate examples. Use the proper punctuation; but remember, your source might not have all of the parts listed in the guidelines and examples. Kindly seek guidance from the Librarians should your require more information.