Understanding Reference Styling
in Terms of Reference Components
Learn about things you may never read in a style manual
Here's the replay of an Art of Copyediting webinar titled Understanding Reference Styling in Terms of Reference Components held on 29 November 2020. For your convenience, the webinar recording has been broken down into smaller parts.
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Introductory words about the presentation
What will be discussed in this presentation
The basis for all the maddening reference styles
This logic is never explained in any style manual
Why should reference styling be learned early in the profession?
When you learn to do something manually, you develop a certain understanding as a byproduct of that effort
When you indulge in automation straightaway, you miss the understanding that may be so vital for your future success
Why is reference styling so complex?
Did anyone ever tell you that reference styling involves almost every task you may do in copyediting?
Questions and answers
Some live comments received at the end of the webinar
Thanks a lot for presenting such in-depth information in a simplified manner. The examples really helped me understand the concepts.
Anna Bharati Paul
Wonderful presentation. A good refresher course for me! Thank you, sir. And thank you, Vivek, for making this possible.
Another wonderful collation of information, and a great presentation. Thanks, Dr Venkat and Vivek, for the session.
Brilliant presentation. Thoroughly enjoyed. Thanks, Venkat. Thanks, everyone.
Very well presented and explained. Thank you, Sir! Thank you, Vivek.
Thanks to Venkat for such an enlightening session, as always.