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Referencing at University of Roehampton

Psychology - Referencing

Students in Psychology use the following two styles:

  • APA  7th edition (Psychology Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes)
  • Roehampton Harvard Referencing (Arts and Play Therapies Masters Programmes)

Please double-check your module handbook.

Note: The APA 7th edition replaces the 6th edition from the Academic year 2020-2021 onwards.

APA Referencing Guidance

APA 7th edition resources

The university is updating to using the 7th edition of APA from the academic year 2020-2021. APA 6th edition resources will be removed in due course.

APA 6th edition resources

Roehampton Harvard Referencing Guidance

Anyone needing an older version of the Roehampton Harvard guide can email to request a copy. 

Roehampton Harvard Referencing Tutorial

Roehampton Harvard Referencing

By the end of the tutorial, you should be able to:

  • Explain what you need to reference and why.
  • Understand the mechanics and be able to construct references for:

    • books, chapters in edited books, journal articles and websites.
  • Format secondary references.
  • Know when to cite a source, when to include page numbers and how to reference multiple authors.