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Referencing with Harvard: Electronic discussion groups and bulletin boards

Electronic Discussion Group and Bulletin Board

To be made up of:

  • Author of message.
  • Year of message (in round brackets).
  • Subject of the message (in single quotation marks).
  • Discussion group or bulletin board (in italics).
  • Date posted: day/month.
  • Available email: email address.


In-text citation:

This was discussed by Jameson (2014)…

Reference list:

Jameson, A. (2014). ‘International queries’, British Business Schools Librarians Group discussion list, 13 March. Available email:

Referencing Guides

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More referencing information can be found in IOE LibGuides: