Roadmap to Referencing

for use with Harvard-UniSA Style referencing


Lecture notes or slides

Description: Handouts of slides from a lecture presentation


  • Types include unpublished lecture notes, research or laboratory notes.
  • Verify with your tutor or course coordinator whether it is appropriate to cite lecture notes in your academic writing.

In-text citation

Format and layout:
Author’s family name (year)
(Author’s family name year)
Simic (2012) discusses...
...valuable steps (Simic 2012).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:
Author’s family name, Initial(s) year, ‘Title of lecture’, Course code, Name of Institution, Location, day and month of lecture.
Simic, Z 2012, ‘Annotated readings: approaching the task’, POLI 1014, University of South Australia, Adelaide, 7 August.