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UC Referencing Guide

One Author

Format

Number Author, Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Examples

11 Allan Cochrane, Understanding Urban Policy: A Critical Approach (Blackwell, 2007) 64.

15 Anita Ward Finkelman, Leadership and Management in Nursing (Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006) 46.

19 Michael Fullan, The New Meaning of Educational Change (Cassell, 1996) 63.

20 F Maxwell, Phonology (Brooks Cole, 1999) 33.

23 Ian Bailey, Construction Law in Australia (Thomson Reuters, 4th ed, 2019) 245.

Two to Three Authors

Format

Number Author, Author and Author, Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Examples

3 Lorelle Burton, Drew Westen and Robin Kowalski, Psychology (Wiley, 2009) 576.

8 Wilfred Carr and Stephen Kemmis, Becoming Critical: Education, Knowledge and Action Research (Falmer, 1986) 166.

10 S Niemann, D Greenstein and D David, Helping Children Who Are Deaf: Family and Community Support for Children Who do not Hear Well (2004) http://www.heperian.org/publications_download_deaf.php.

Four or More Authors

Format

Number Author 1 et al, Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Examples

31 Ann Louise Duffy et al, Guide to Writing in Biomedical Sciences (University of Canberra, 2001) 37.

34 W A Green et al, Matrix Regression Functions Applicable to Variable Plasma Fluxes (University of New South Wales, 2nd rev ed, 2009) 442.

Corporate Authors / Organisations

General guidelines

Enter the subdivision of the organisation if it is given - Subdivision, Organisation e.g. Working Group on Dryland Salinity, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.

Enter an individual within an organisation if they are identified - Individual, Organisation e.g. Peter Smith, ACTEW.

Enter a jurisdiction for government departments if there may be confusion - Organisation (Jurisdiction).  See AGLC for a list of jurisdiction abbreviations. e.g. Department of Agriculture (Qld).

If the Author and the Publisher are the same the Publisher may be omitted.

Format

Number Corporate Author, Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Example

7 Australian National Audit Office, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission: Community Development Employment Project (AGPS, 1990) 28.

10 TransACT, Guide to Equipment and Service (2010) 2.

11 Information Management Committee, Department of Justice and Attorney-General (Qld), Terms of Reference (4 March 2015) 8.

Edited Book

Format

Number Editor (ed), Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Examples

5 M Thomas Inge, Maurice Duke and Jackson R Bryer (eds), Black American Writers: Bibliographical Essays (St Martins, 1978) vol 2, 88.

8 Stephen Kemmis and Robin McTaggart (eds), The Action Research Planner (Deakin University, 3rd ed, 1988) 48.

9 Mohamed Zairi (ed), Best Practice: Process Innovation Management (Butterworth Heinemann, 1999) 76.

Later Editions

These are some edition statements you may see:

  • 7th ed.
  • 1st paperback edition
  • Rev. ed.
  • 2nd ed., rev. and expanded
  • 1st American ed.
  • New ed.
  • Facsim. ed.
Format

Number Author, Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Number Editor (ed), Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed. Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Examples

14 Stephen Kemmis and Robin McTaggart (eds), The Action Research Planner (Deakin University, 3rd ed, 1988) 48.

15 David Eddings, Pawn of Prophecy (Kindle ed, 2010) <http://www.amazon.com>.

18 Stephen W Littlejohn and Karen A Foss, Theories of Human Communication (Wadsworth, 8th ed, 2005) 99.

19 W A Green et al, Matrix Regression Functions Applicable to Variable Plasma Fluxes (University of New South Wales, 2nd rev ed, 2009) 442.

23 T Peters, The Elements of Counselling (Macmillan, 2nd ed, 2001) 23.

24 G R Shiraldi, The Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook: A Guide to Healing, Recovery and Growth (McGraw-Hill, Adobe Digital ed, 2001) <http://www.amazon.com>.

25 Vincent Faggiano, Critical Incident Management: A Complete Response Guide (CRC Press, 2nd ed, 2012) <http://www.crcnetbase.com/ISBN/978-1-4398-7454-7>.

Translated Book

Format

Number Author, Translated Title, tr Translator (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint [trans of: Original Title (Year of Original Publication)] <http://xxxxx>.

Note: Original title and publication year are included if this will aid retrieval.

Example

27 Jostein Gaarder, Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy, tr P Moller (Phoenix House, 1994) 233 [trans of: Sofies Verden (1991)]

Multi-Volume Works

Format

Number Author, Title of Work (Brief Publisher, Edition ed, Year of Publication) vol Volume, Pinpoint <http://xxxxx>.

Note: If the source refers to individual volumes as books use bk rather than vol - ie. bk 2

Examples

2 Manning Clark, A History of Australia (Melbourne University Press, 1978) vol 4, 25.

5 M Thomas Inge, Maurice Duke and Jackson R Bryer (eds), Black American Writers: Bibliographical Essays (St Martins, 1978) vol 2, 88.

EndNote Reference Type

Book or Edited Book

Citing a Source Within a Source

When a source is directly quoted in another work enter the reference as:

Full source, quoting Full source

Lorelle Burton, Drew Weston and Robin Kowalski, Psychology (Milton, 2nd ed, 2009), quoting J C Overholser, 'Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Social Phobia' (2002) 32 Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy 125.


When a source is cited (or just mentioned) in another work enter the reference as:

Full source, cited in Full source

G E Schwartz, 'Personality and Health: An Integrative health Science Approach' in VP Makosky (ed), The G. Stanley Hall Lecture Series: Vol 7 (American Psychological Association, 1987), cited in Lorelle Burton, Drew Weston and Robin Kowalski, Psychology (Milton, 2nd ed, 2009) 576.