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UQ Harvard referencing style

The Harvard style is a generic author-date style for citing and referencing information used.

Elements of the citation - Dataset

Author(s) - family name,initial or Authoring body Year, Title of dataset – italicised, Version (optional), Producer, Place of publication, Data Type (optional), DOI or viewed date, <URL>. 

The general elements above may be included when citing data.  


Reference type Example - Dataset without DOI

The data relating to building attributes covers the period 2002-2017 (City of Melbourne 2018).

Reference list

City of Melbourne 2018, Buildings with name, age, size, accessibility, and bicycle facilities, Census of Land Use and Employment (CLUE), Melbourne, Dataset, viewed 7 January 2019, <>.

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