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UQ Harvard referencing style

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

Standard

Elements of the citation:

Corporate body issuing standard Year of publication, Title of standard- italicised, Number of standard including identifier of issuing country or body, Publisher of standard, Place of publication.

Reference type

Example

In-text  … steels are classified (International Organization for Standardization 1982)
Reference list International Organization for Standardization 1982, Steels - classification - part 1: classification of steels into unalloyed and alloy steels based on chemical composition, ISO 4948- 1:1982, International Organization for Standardization, Geneva.
EndNote  Standard

Patent

Elements of the citation:

Author(s) of patent – family name and initials Year of issue, Title of patent- italicised, Number of patent including country of issue.

Reference type

Example

In-text 

... gas insulated transmission systems (Cookson 1985)

Reference list 

Cookson, AH 1985, Particle trap for compressed gas insulated transmission systems, US Patent 4554399.

EndNote 

Patent

Map

Elements of the citation:

Issuing body Year of publication, Title of map – italicised, Series (if available), Publisher, Place of publication.

Reference type Elements
In-text … reading this map (Department of Mines and Energy, Queensland 1996)
Reference list Department of Mines and Energy, Queensland 1996, Dotswood, Australia 1:100 000 geological series, sheet 8158, Department of Mines and Energy, Queensland, Brisbane.
EndNote Map