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Write it Right - A guide to Harvard referencing style

Image/ photo/illustration

In text: In the reference list:
…( Savolainen 1998)

Savolainen, V. (1998) An example of willow harvesting with direct chipping, Wood fuels basic information pack, Saarijarvi: Gummerus Kirjapaino, p. 67, illus.

Author(s) name, initial(s). (year of publication) Title of image, figure, illustration or table, Title of the Book which contains the image, ed.[if not 1st edition], Place of Publication: Publisher, page, illus.

Image on the web

In text: In the reference list:
If one looks at Bathing  Water Quality Map of Ireland (2009)

Environmental Protection Agency (2009) Bathing Water Quality Map of Ireland [image online], available: http://www.epa.ie/downloads/pubs/water/bathing/2009BathingWaterQualityMap.jpg [accessed 10 February 2011].

Owner of website (year of publication) Title of Image [image online], available: web address [accessed date].

Map

In text: In the reference list:
(Ordnance Survey 2001)

Ordnance Survey (2001) Cork, sheet 78, 1: 500,000, Dublin : Ordnance Survey..

Author/Compiler/Producer name (year of publication) Title of map, sheet number, scale, Place of Publication: Publisher (Series).

Painting

In text: In the reference list:
(Vecellio c. 1509)

Vecellio, T. (c. 1509) The pastoral concert, oil on canvas, 65CMX81CM: Paris : Musée du Louvre.

Artist (date) Title, medium, dimensions, where it can be found, city: gallery or collection name (if applicable), accession number (if available) used by the gallery to catalogue the painting.

Painting on the web

In text: In the reference list:
(Yeats 1942)

Yeats, J.B. (1942) The two travellers [online], available: http://onlinecollection.nationalgallery.ie/view/objects [accessed 20 February 2011].

Artist (date) Title [online], available: web address [accessed date].

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