Roadmap to Referencing

for use with Harvard-UniSA Style referencing


Conference paper

Description: A published version of a conference or seminar paper, usually found in conference proceedings


  • The Reference List example is for a single paper in a book of published proceedings.
  • To cite a whole book of conference proceedings, follow the guidelines for citing an edited book.

In-text citation

Format and layout:
Author’s family name (year, page number if applicable)
(Author’s family name year, page number if applicable)
Johnson (2009, p. 143) identifies...
...praised his confidence (Johnson 2009, p. 143).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:
Author’s family name, Initial(s) year, ‘Title of paper’, in Editor’s initial(s) Editor’s family name (ed.), Title of conference, Conference Organiser/Publisher, pp. xxx–xxx.
Johnson, L 2009, ‘”Nobler in the mind”: the emergence of early modern anxiety’, in P Goodall (ed.), Refereed proceedings of the 2009 AULLA conference: the human and the humanities in literature, language and culture, Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association, pp. 141–56.