About MARGen: Marjon'sAcademicReferencingGenerator

The Marjon Academic Referencing Generator is intended to assist Marjon students with their referencing, and as such, follows the Harvard conventions set out in the institution's Student Handbook. Although other referencing tools are available, MARGen is the only generator endorsed by the University.

Meet The Team

If you see any of these people in the corridor, give them a pat on the back:

Technical Wizardry

Lead Developer / Jack of all trades

Adam Read, Senior e-Learning Technologist
Twitter: @adamreadWeb: portfolio

Database Design & Development

Dave Fulton, Information & Planning Officer
Content Gurus
Abi Heath, Senior Library Assistant
Claire Stevens, Deputy Head of Library
Helen Heywood, Academic Skills Coordinator
Testing & Quality Assurance
Heather Sunderland, Specialist Support Tutor
Michael Phillips, Graduate Assistant
Grace Owen, Student
Hamza Azam, Student

Stuff Students Say

We're proud of MARGen and so are our students. Here's some of the nice things they've said about it:

Its an amazing feature and very different to many other universities that let students just fend for themselves when it comes to referencing. The best thing about MARGen is that it generates the references in the correct styles need for essays therefore allowing more time to work on the content of the essays and less worrying about the correct reference style.

Student Experience Questionnaire 2014

It's a fabulous resource - really helpful to first years who haven't had any experience with academic writing.

Student Experience Questionnaire 2014

It's easy to use, simple, accessible through LearningSpace and recognised by lecturers.

Student Experience Questionnaire 2014

The Geeky Bit

MARGen was built using plenty of head-scratching and copious amounts of tea. We also used the following cool stuff:

If you would like to report a problem or suggest an additional feature for MARGen please contact us, providing as much information as possible.

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