How do I use the cite function in Discover?

You can access the cite function from your search results. 

Make sure you review and edit any citations you copy from Discover, to ensure they are in the correct Leeds Beckett Harvard style. Use the Leeds Beckett "Quote,Unquote" guide to do this.

  1. Click on Cite in the search result for the item you would like to cite.

Search result showing cite button

 

  1. Click on the arrow in the Select a citation style drop down.

Select a citation drop down

 

  1. Select Harvard (Cite Them Rite) 10th ed.

List of citation styles available

 

  1. Click on Copy Citation

Havard referencing text with Copy Citation button

 

  1. Copy and paste the citation into your document
  • You now need to review and edit the citation to make sure it is in the correct Leeds Beckett Harvard style
  • Use the Leeds Beckett "Quote,Unquote" guide to do this. It provides information on the Harvard referencing system and it available on the Referencing and Plagiarism pages on the Library website

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