Bournemouth University

How to cite references: BU Harvard Style

The following guides are available to help you reference in the BU Harvard style. This is the referencing style used by most courses at BU:

PDF guide

Example essay using the BU Harvard Style of Referencing

Quick referencing guides

Journal
Article in a print journal
Article in an online journal

Book
Print book with one author
Print book with two authors
Print book with three or more authors
Contribution in an edited print book e.g. a chapter
E-Book

Webpage
Webpage

Report
Print report
Online report

Newspaper article or magazine
Article in a print newspaper
Article in an online newspaper or magazine

Conference
Print conference paper

Photographs or images
Photographs/images accessed online

Map
Digital map

Thesis
Print thesis

Patent
Print patent

Social media
Social media

Moving images and sound
Television
Film
Moving images accessed online e.g. YouTube