Harvard Referencing Style guide
There are many different versions of the Harvard referencing style. The rules outlined in this document are taken from the Australian Government's Style Guide for Authors, Editors and Publishers (6th edition, 2002).
Conventions for Harvard include:
Book (one author)
Lastname, Initial Year, Title, Edition, Publisher, Location.
Ref. List: Garfield, S 2010, Just my type, Profile. London.
In-text: (Garfield 2010, p. 12)
Lastname, Initial Year. Title of work, Online Publisher OR database, Location, viewed Day Month Year, <doi:xx.xxxx/xxxxx> OR <URL>.
Ref. List: Burkholder, D & Codrescu, A 2008. Colour of loss: An intimate portrait of New Orleans after Katrina. ProQuest Ebrary, Texas, viewed 16 June 2016.
In-text: (Burkholder & Codrescu 2008, p. 24)
Journal/Periodical Article (print)
Lastname, Initial Date, ‘Article title’, Title of Journal, vol., no., pages.
Ref. List: al-Murahhem, F M 2015, ‘Art courses and interior design students’, Art, Design & Communication In Higher Education, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 7-21.
In-text: (al-Murahhem 2015)
Journal/Periodical Article (online)
Lastname, Initial Date, ‘Article title’, Title of Journal, vol., no., pages, viewed Day Month Year. <doi:xx.xxxx/xxxxx> OR <URL>.
Ref. List: al-Murahhem, F M 2015, ‘Art courses and interior design students’, Art, Design & Communication In Higher Education, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 7-21, viewed 6 June 2016, <doi: 10.1386/adch.14.1.7_1>.
In-text: (al-Murahhem 2015)
Lastname, Initial OR Corporate Author, Date, ‘Title of webpage’, Title of Website. Type of Website, viewed Day Month Year, <URL>.
Ref. List: Gush, C, 14 June, 2016, ‘Naomi Campbell and Edward Enninful on progressing diversity in fashion’ i-D. weblog, viewed 16 June 2016, <http://i-d.vice.com/en_gb/article/naomi-campbell-and-edward-enninful-on-progressing-diversity-in-fashion>
In-text: (Gush 2016)
Lastname, Initial Date, Title of image or artwork [Image]. Title of Publication OR Title of Database, viewed Day Month Year, <URL>.
Ref. List: Trumbull, J 1806, Alexander Hamilton, Google Arts and Culture, viewed 16 June 2016,
In-text: (Alexander Hamilton 1806)
Title of film Year, format, Studio OR Distributer, Location.
Ref. List: Spirited away 2004, DVD, Madman Entertainment, Richmond.
In-text: (Spirited away 2004)
Need more information?
This page will be regularly updated and is ongoing work in progress. If you're looking for how to reference something not listed above. or simply want to find out more about the Harvard referencing system, we recommend the following resources:
Harvard UTS Referencing Guide
An interactive and easy to navigate user guide for Harvard referencing and just one of the excellent referencing and research resources available on the University of Technology Sydney website.
UNSW: Harvard Referencing
The University of New South Wales has created a simple, step-by-step guide to Harvard referencing, along with various other research and referencing resources.
USyd: Your Guide to Harvard Referencing
A comprehensive guide to Harvard style referencing produced by the University of Sydney.