Early Childhood Education: Home ECE

About this Guide

This guide is intended to assist students who are studying early childhood education (ECE).

This page contains information about referencing and other academic skills.  It also provides links to the Ask the Library service. 

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Referencing correctly is crucial for academic success.  It allows you to support your arguments with evidence, show the extent of your research, and avoid problems with plagiarism.  

Remember, you can always ask the library for help with referencing.


VU EasyRef is an easy-to-use, interactive referencing tool with examples of how to reference using VU Harvard, APA, IEEE, Oxford and AGLC4 referencing styles

VU EasyRef Home Page 

Use the camera in your phone or tablet to
scan the QR code and begin using VU EasyRef.

                            VU EasyRef







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Murray Greenway
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Academic Skills

Finding resources, using eBooks, evaluating information, and creating a literature review are key student skills.  These guides are designed to help to help you develop these skills.  Developing your library and research skills will help you save time, and get better marks.


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Acknowledgement of Country

Victoria University acknowledges, recognises and respects the Ancestors, Elders and families of the Bunurong/Boonwurrung, Wadawurrung and Wurundjeri/Woiwurrung
of the Kulin who are the traditional owners of University land in Victoria, and the Gadigal and Guring-gai of the Eora Nation who are the traditional owners of University land in Sydney.