Roadmap to Referencing

for use with Harvard-UniSA Style referencing



: E-book purchased online e.g. from Amazon, iBooks, or publishers' websites

Description: An electronic book purchased online


  • If the book's copyright details identify this as a specific e-book edition (e.g. Kindle edition), list this at the end. Otherwise note the program (e.g. Bluefire Reader) or, where this does not apply, the device you are using (e.g. Kindle, Kobo).

In-text citation

Format and layout:
Author's family name OR Authoring body (year, page number if applicable)
(Author's family name OR Authoring body year, page number if applicable)
...informed the design of the questionnaire (Alston & Bowles 2012).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:
Author's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of e-book, edition if applicable, Publisher, Place of publication, e-book edition OR e-book reader application OR e-reader device.
Alston, M & Bowles, W 2012, Research for social workers: an introduction to methods, 3rd edn, Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, New South Wales, Amazon Kindle.