Citing and referencing: Legal sources

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

Legal sources

Notes:

Before citing legal resources, please refer to your faculty  requirements for legal citations (ask the chief examiner for the unit) and choose ONE of the following options

  • In Australia, the recommended resource to use for citing legal resources is the Australian guide to legal citation(AGLC):
    • Melbourne University Law Review Association, & Melbourne Journal of International Law. (2018). Australian guide to legal citation (4th ed.). Melbourne University Law Review Association.

  • The Academic Writer and Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (7th ed., 2020) - provide examples of United States and United Nations legal citations drawn from the Bluebook: A uniform system of citation. (Bluebook, 2015).