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Referencing with Harvard: Journal article (online)

Journal Article (online)

To be made up of: 

  • Author (surname followed by initials).
  • Year of publication (in round brackets).
  • Title of article (in single quotation marks).
  • Title of journal (in italics).
  • Issue information - volume (unbracketed) and, where applicable, part number, month or season (all in round brackets).
  • Page reference.
  • doi (if available).

In an effort to simplify journal referencing,  as long as the journal reference provides enough bibliographic information for the article to be located, other elements no longer need to be included, for example [Online], database title and URL.

In-text citation:

In their review of the literature (Knapik, Cosio-Lima & Reynolds, 2015)…

Reference list:

Knapik, J. J., Cosio-Lima, L. M., and Reynolds, K. L. (2015). ‘Efficacy of functional movement screening for predicting injuries in coast guard cadets’, The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 29 (5), pp. 1157-1162.

Referencing Guides

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More referencing information can be found in IOE LibGuides: