Citing and referencing: Appendix D - Sample reference list

A guide to the styles recommended by Monash schools and departments for students and researchers

Sample Harvard Style Reference List


Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) 2004, 5362.0.55.001 A guide to Australian balance of payments and international investment position statistics, viewed 24 November 2011,

Brick, J 2006, Academic culture: a student’s guide to studying at university, National Centre for English Language Teaching and Research, Sydney.

Cashmore, J, Parkinson, P, Weston, R, Patulny, R, Redmond, G, Qu, L, Baxter, J, Rajkovic, M, Sitek, T, & Katz, I 2010, Shared care parenting arrangements since the 2006 Family Law Reforms: report to the Australian Government Attorney-General’s Department viewed 17 January 2012,

Department of Transport and Communications 1984, Sound and television broadcasting stations: field strength contour maps, 1:2,500,000, Department of Transport and Communications, ‘2NB Broken Hill’, 31°56’S 141°29'E.

Devlin, M 2011, ‘Keys found to success by the less privileged’, The Australian, 16 November, p. 32.

Godfrey, J, Hodgson, A, Tarca, A, Hamilton, J & Holmes, S 2010, Accounting theory, 7th edn, John Wiley & Sons, Australia, Milton.

González Sánchez, CA 2011, New world literacy: writing and culture across the Atlantic, 1500-1700, trans. T Platt, rev. B Aram, Bucknell University Press, Lewisburg.

Goodrum, D, Hackling, M & Rennie, L 2000, The status and quality of teaching and learning of science in Australian schools, Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs, Canberra.

Gregory, J 2008, ‘Journeying across colonial landscapes: portable housing in nineteenth century Australia’, in A Mayne (ed.), Beyond the Black Stump: histories of outback Australia’, Wakefield Press, Kent Town.

Kim, D & Johnson, T 2012, ‘Political blog readers: predictors of motivations for accessing political blogs’, Telematics and Informatics, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 99-109, (online Ebscohost).

Larkin, E (ed.) 2004, Common sense: Thomas Paine, Broadview Editions, Toronto.

Novick, M 2012, ‘Allowable interval sequences and separating convex sets in the plane’, Discrete Computational Geometry, vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 378-392, doi: 10.1007/s00454-011-9365-5

Oxford English dictionary online 2011, ‘Argument’, viewed 11 January 2012,

Prentice, C 2010, ‘Terms of ambivalence: cultural politics and symbolic exchange’, Australian Literary Studies, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 33-54.

Strangio, P & Costar, B (eds.) 2006, The Victorian premiers 1856-2006, The Federation Press, Sydney.

Wheeler, JC 2007, Cosmic catastrophes: exploding stars, black holes, and mapping the universe, 2nd edn, Cambridge University Press, MyiLibrary, LaVergne, viewed 10 January 2012,


Civil Unions Bill 2011


Metro Trains Melbourne Pty Ltd v Marotta [2012] FWA 432


Convention on the rights of the child (CRC) 1989, (resolution 44/25), opened for signature 20 November 1989, entered into force 2 September 1990.    


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