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Referencing with Harvard: Conference proceedings (published on the internet)

Conference Proceeding (published on the internet)

To be made up of:

  • Author.
  • Year of publication (in round brackets).
  • Title of paper (in single quotation marks).
  • Title of conference: subtitle (in italics).
  • Location and date of conference.
  • Publisher.
  • Available at: URL (or doi if available).
  • (Accessed: date) (not required when doi used).

In-text citation:

Jones (1999) explained…

Reference list:

Jones, D. (1999). ‘Developing big business’, Large firms policy and research conference. University of Birmingham, 18-19 December. Leeds: Institute for Large Businesses. Available at: (Accessed: 19 January 2014).

Referencing Guides

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More referencing information can be found in IOE LibGuides: