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Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Applied Science: Referencing

Harvard Referencing

This page is an introduction to Harvard referencing. 

For more detailed guidance, speak to library staff.

Books

Template:

Author Surname, Initial. (Year Published). Title of book in italics. ed. City: Publisher, pp. pages used.

Example:

 Goodfellow, D. (2016). Anatomy and Physiology. 2nd ed. London: Pearson, pp. 10-12.

eBooks

Template:

Author Surname, Initial. (Year Published). Title of eBook in italics. [Online]. Available from: URL [Accessed: date].

Example:

 Goodfellow, D. (2016). Anatomy and Physiology. [Online]. Available from: https://ebookcentral.proquest.com [Accessed 14 September 2019].

Websites with a named author

Template:

Author Surname, Initial. (Year Published). Title of webpage in italics. [Online]. Available from: URL [Accessed: date].

Example:

Rowland, M. (2019). Cell and Tissue Biology. [Online]. Available from: https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/cells-and-tissues [Accessed 14 September 2019].

Websites without a named author

Template:

Name of the website or organisation. (Year Published). Title of webpage in italics. [Online]. Available from: URL [Accessed: date].

Example:

BBC Bitesize (2019). The Cardiovascular System. [Online]. Available from: https://www.bbc.co.uk/science/cardiovascular-system [Accessed 14 September 2019].