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The Land Economy Department does not prescribe any particular referencing or bibliographic style. Where a particular referencing style is required this will be highlighted to students in the assessment outline. Otherwise candidates are free to choose a style which they consider most appropriate, or with which they are familiar.
Reference management software
We recommend that you use referencing management software to keep track of citations. There are training courses available from the University for the main software packages. The most popular packages are:
Cite them right
An amazing guide to referencing with everything from understanding plagiarism to referencing guides for a variety of systems including Harvard.