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Ancient Architecture : Referencing/Bibliographies

10 Elective History

How to Footnote

The Footnote/ Bibliography method requires two elements: footnotes throughout your assignment, and a bibliography or list of references at the end.


State Library of NSW PIP Guide


Selected sections of the award winning Personal Interest Projects have been digitised to show excellence in various areas related to the construction of the PIP's.

The difference between resources


Recipe for Research- A six step process

Throughout high school, you will be asked to complete research assignments for many of your classes. Your final product might be a paper, a project or an oral presentation. This guide offers a six-step process for acquiring and organizing information for a research assignment, with emphasis on writing a paper.

How to write an Annotated Bibliography

A bibliography is an alphabetical list, by author, of the sources (books, journals, websites, etc) you have used to research and write your assignment.  A bibliography usually includes information such as the author, title, publisher and date. An annotation is a concise summary and/or evaluation of the value or relevance of each source.   An annotated bibliography combines these two elements and provides bibliographic information plus a summary and/ or evaluation of each of the sources you have used. An annotated bibliography may be one part of a larger assessment item.

Oxford Referencing Guide

The Oxford Referencing style is a note citation system.It is also sometimes referred to as a documentary-note style. It has two components:

  1. Footnote Citation
  2. Reference List

UNSW- Sample Annotation

What is a database?

Online Referencing Generator


Primary v's Seconday Sources

Source Credibility

How to write a Literature Review

A literature review is a critical analysis of published sources, or literature, on a particular topic. It is an assessment of the literature and provides a summary, classification, comparison and evaluation.

Referencing Guides

Harvard Referencing

How to read an academic paper

Researchers spend a great deal of time reading research papers. However, this skill is rarely taught, leading to much wasted effort. This article outlines a practical and efficient three-pass method for reading research papers.