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Computer Programs and Software (including apps)

In-text citation

Format and layout:

Author's family name OR Authoring body (year)
(Author's family name OR Authoring body year)

Examples

...program was developed (Mathworks 2010).
...the ABC iview app (Australian Broadcasting Corporation 2016).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:

Author's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of software, version if necessary, type of software, Publisher, Place of publication.

Examples

MathWorks 2010, MATLAB, ver. 7.11, computer program, The MathWorks Inc., Natick, Massachusetts.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 2016, ABC iview, version 3.12, mobile application, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, viewed 4 October 2016, <https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/abc-iview/id401778175?mt=8 />.

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