How to reference a book

-the author or editors surname and comma

-their initial

-the year of publication, in brackets

-title of text, in italics of quotation marks

-place of publication

-name of publisher

EXMPLE (books)-

Akbar, J (2002) The Rise of the Criminal, London, Oxford Press

Liz, F and Olivia, T (2010) For love and money, London, Laurence king


-Authors surname

-Authors initial

-year in brackets

-Article title in italics

-Available at:

-Web address

-(Accessed: date)

Minchcington, C (May 13, 2006) 15 common mistakes designers make, available at: (Accessed: Monday 20th June 2016)

Steven, R (16th June 2016)


Games, A (1936-1937) Pre-World War 2 Public Information Poster [Screen print] Available at:

Picasso, P (1944)  Bust of a Woman 1994 [Format unknown] Available at:

-Artists last name

-Artists initial

-Year in brackets

-Title of work in italics

-[Format] if known

-Place work resides or website. Available at:




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s