Roadmap to Referencing

for use with Harvard-UniSA Style referencing

Electronic

Online document

: Report

Description: A downloadable document found online, e.g. PDF, Word or Excel file

Notes

  • Reports can be produced by organisations, for example universities, government departments, companies, associations; or individuals, for example Vice Chancellor's report.
  • If you cite the authoring body frequently in-text, introduce and then use an abbreviation for subsequent citations, e.g. (UniSA 2012).
  • Page numbers are not always available in online documents. Include them where available.

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)
Examples
...climate (Bureau of Meteorology 2016, p. 5).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:
Author's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of document, Publisher, viewed date, <URL>.
Examples
Bureau of Meteorology 2016, Annual Climate Report 2015, Australian Government, viewed 10 November 2016, <http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/annual_sum/2015/Annual-Climate-Report-2015-LR.pdf>.