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:

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Example essay using the BU Harvard Style of Referencing

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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 to an edited book
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