How do you use in-text citations when citing poetry in an essay?

England's Whetstone named FEE's first "Blinking Lights" award recipient.. [online] Available at: [Accessed 16 July 2014].
*URL means Uniform Resource Locator - an address identifying the location of a file on the Internet

If a URL is exceedingly long, or the result of a personal search on a website, you can give the website's home page address with the routing or web path, showing your reader how to get from the home page to the specific page you have referenced.

It is good practice to keep in your files a copy of the first page of any web pages you use.

For further advice see Section 9 References with missing details

The required elements for a book reference are:Author, Initials., Year.

with Sage.An in-text reference for the above examples would read:

In the full reference list you would list them in alphabeticsl order.

Where ther are several works by one author, published in different years, these should be arranged in chronological order, with the earliest date first.

An in-text reference for the above examples would read:



Remember that this must also be consistent with the citations in the text

For multiple works the required elements for a reference are:
Author, Initals., Year followed by letter.

Where there are several locations, choose the UK one in preference to other.

If none of the above is available begin the reference with the


In the reference at the end of your document, you should include details of both the chapter author followed by the details of the entire work

An in-text reference for the above examples would read:

following major pioneering research in 2006 undertaken by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) it has been shown that ...

2nd citation:

Note that the full name is the preferred format in the reference list.

An in-text reference for the above example would read:

If you need to cite a secondary reference it is recommended that, where possible, you read the original source for yourself rather than rely on someone else's interpretation of a work.

The required elements for a reference are:Author, Initials., ed., Year.

An in-text reference for the above examples would read:



Course material / lecture notes - print version

The required elements for a reference are:

Lecturer/Author, Initials., Year.

The citation to the course material in your Reference List should then also refer to the Appendix.

An in-text reference for the above examples would read:

Guide to project management, Anglia Ruskin University, unpublished.
(See appendix X)

An in-text reference for the above example would read:


Course material - electronic

The required elements for a reference are:

Lecturer/Author, Initials., Year.

The required elements for a reference are:Author, Initials., Year (of the edition).

An in-text reference for the above examples would read:



According to Cormack (1994, pp.32-33), writers should be encouraged to reference published research when addressing professional readership.
An indirect reference