How do I reference . . .?

Find what you need in our searchable guide.

An ebook

25 views   |   17   13   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Author surname, initial. (Year) Title of book. [e-book type] Place of publication (if known): Publisher. Available from: web address (exact URL for the text) [Accessed date]. Fisher, R. and Johnston, H. (1979) Captain James Cook and his times. [e-book] Wallingford: ABS Publishers. Available from: http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=dhsOAAAAQAAJ&printsec= frontcover&dq=cook+and+james&hl=en&sa=X&ei= ... read more


An edited book

23 views   |   17   12   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Editor(s) surnames, initial. ed/eds. (Year of publication) Title: subtitle. Edition - if not first edition. City of publication: Publisher. Hallam, E. ed. (1989) Chronicles of the crusades: eye-witness accounts of the wars between Christianity and Islam. London: Guild Publishing.


Websites

23 views   |   12   14   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Author(s)/ editor(s) if given - if this is not given, enter the title of the website. (The ‘author’ may be an organisation if no personal author is given) (Year of publication or creation, if given) Site name [Online] Publisher or Organisation, if any. Available from: full URL address [Accessed - give date you visited the site]. The World Court of Justice (2001) The World Court of Justice: the al ... read more


Journal articles

21 views   |   11   16   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Author(s) surname, initial. (Year) ‘Title of article’. Title of journal, Volume, (issue): page numbers of the article. Adams, J. and McNab, N. (2013) ‘Understanding arts and humanities students’ experiences of assessment and feedback’. Arts and Humanities in Higher Education, 12 (1): 36-52.


Edition other than the first

21 views   |   11   17   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Author(s’) surname, initial. (Year of publication) Title: subtitle. Edition. City of publication: Publisher. Reynolds, H. (1999) Why weren’t we told?: a personal search for the truth about our history. 2nd Ed. Harmondsworth: Penguin.


A book with two authors

20 views   |   14   18   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Authors’ surnames, initial. (Year of publication) Title: subtitle. Edition - if not first edition. City of publication: Publisher. Cruickshank, D. and Vincent, D. (2003) Under fire: people, places, and treasure in Afghanistan, Iraq and Israel. London: BBC Books.


Unedited book with one author

19 views   |   11   15   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Author surname, initial. (Year of publication) Title: subtitle. City of publication: Publisher. Reynolds, H. (1997) Why weren’t we told?: a personal search for the truth about our history. Harmondsworth: Penguin.answer


Newspaper articles

19 views   |   15   16   |   Last updated on Feb 17, 2015   

Author(s) of article (if given) or Title of newspaper. (Year of publication) ‘Title of article’. Title of newspaper (if not given above). Day and month of publication: page number(s) and column number in which the article begins — alphabetically in lower case. Fisk, R. (2006) ‘Another brick in the wall’. Independent on Sunday. 2 April: 33a.


back to top