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Guide for students studying Musicology at the University of Melbourne.

Writing Help

Consider using one of the following to create an online database of citations to easily manage your citations and create your bibliography:

Other reference management software:

"A successful essay is an extended argument that supports a position or a point of view. To make your argument persuasive, you must use evidence and refer to scholarship related to your topic." Writing Successful Essays 

Citing your sources appropriately is essential. Store and organize your citations so that you can cite them in a way that gives proper credit  in your research paper or bibliography and avoids plagiarism. Citation software will streamline storing, retrieving and using your references.

For details on how to cite using Chicago 16A, please consult the MCM's Researching Music Guide.

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