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E-book

Description:

Description: An electronic book accessed online via a general internet search

Notes

  • Include URL after standard publication information. See FAQs for further information on publication dates.

In-text citation

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Author's family name OR Authoring body (year, page number if applicable)
(Author's family name OR Authoring body year, page number if applicable)

Examples

Frost (2016) asserts that the significance of this project...

Reference List / Bibliography

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Author's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of ebook, edition if applicable, Publisher, Place of publication if available, <URL>.

Examples

Frost, F 2016, Engaging the neighbours: Australia and ASEAN since 1974, ANU Press, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, <http://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/p347483/pdf/book.pdf?referer=1846>.

Description: An electronic book accessed through UniSA Library via an e-book platform

Notes

  • See FAQs for further information on publication dates.
  • If the place of publication is not provided in the book, you can leave this out - still include the publisher and e-book provider.

In-text citation

Format and layout:

Author's family name OR Authoring body (year, page number if applicable)
(Author's family name OR Authoring body year, page number if applicable)

Examples

...forms of digitalese (Tagg 2015, p. 20).

...suburbanisation (Buxton, Goodman & Moloney 2016).

...explored in a recent collection (Waters 2015)...

...technique is also recommended by Flann, Hill and Wang (2014).

Reference List / Bibliography

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Author's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of e-book, edition if applicable, Publisher, Place of publication if available, e-book platform.

Examples

Tagg, C 2015, Exploring digital communication: language in action, Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon, Taylor & Francis eBooks.

Buxton, M, Goodman, R & Moloney, S 2016, Planning Melbourne: lessons for a sustainable city, CSIRO Publishing, Clayton South, Victoria, EBSCOhost.

Waters, RD (ed.) 2015, Public relations in the nonprofit sector: theory and practice, Routledge, New York, Taylor & Francis eBooks.

Flann, E, Hill, B & Wang, L 2014, The Australian editing handbook, 3rd edn, Wiley, Milton, Queensland, ProQuest Ebook Central.

Description: An electronic book purchased online

Notes

  • If the book's copyright details identify this as a specific e-book edition (e.g. Kindle edition), list this at the end. Otherwise note the program (e.g. Bluefire Reader) or, where this does not apply, the device you are using (e.g. Kindle, Kobo).

In-text citation

Format and layout:

Author's family name OR Authoring body (year, page number if applicable)
(Author's family name OR Authoring body year, page number if applicable)

Examples

...informed the design of the questionnaire (Alston & Bowles 2012).

Reference List / Bibliography

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Author's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of e-book, edition if applicable, Publisher, Place of publication, e-book edition OR e-book reader application OR e-reader device.

Examples

Alston, M & Bowles, W 2012, Research for social workers: an introduction to methods, 3rd edn, Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, New South Wales, Amazon Kindle.

Description: A single chapter or section in an electronic edited book

Notes

  • Do not cite a chapter or section in a book when that book is entirely written by one author or set of authors: instead, cite as a whole book. However, if the chapter has its own separate author (i.e. like a chapter in an edited book), cite the chapter and chapter author .
  • Page numbers are not always available in electronic books. Include them where available; when normal pagination is not present, cite chapter numbers or similar in-text.

In-text citation

Format and layout:

Author's family name (year, page number if applicable)
(Author's family name year, page number if applicable)

Examples

Pilkington and Hockenhull (2014) recommend...

...is recommended (Pilkington and Hockenhull 2014).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:

Chapter Author's family name, Initial(s) year, 'Title of chapter', in Editor's Initial(s) Editor's family name (ed.), Title of e-book, edition if applicable, Publisher, Place of publication, page numbers if applicable, e-book edition OR e-book reader application OR e-reader device.

Examples

Pilkington, G & Hockenhull, J 2014, 'Planning and managing my review', in A Boland, MG Cherry & R Dickson (eds), Doing a systematic review: a student's guide, SAGE, London, pp. 181–200, Amazon Kindle.

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