Introduction: The Basic Tutorial

The basic tutorial contains six exercises: five of these offer instruction in formatting footnotes (although the advice applies equally to endnotes), while a sixth provides guidance about how to present bibliographies. Each exercise includes a copy of the title-page and publication details of a work to allow you to practise your citation skills. To get the most out of these exercises, there are four points to note:

Technical Note: This tutorial has been successfully tested on the latest versions (as of September 2012) of Opera, Internet Explorer, and Firefox. On some browsers, once you have submitted an incorrect footnote, you will need to refresh your browser before resubmitting your revised answer. If you don't refresh your browser, the script will fail to recognise the changes you have made.

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