Referencing

Examples using the common referencing systems

  • Examples of references in NoPlagiat will primarily be based on the instructions (in Swedish) from the Guide to the Harvard system created
    at the University of Borås. Minor adaptions to the English language has been taken from the Swinburne Harvard complete guide
    created at the Swinburne University of Technology.
  • Some examples of references according to the Oxford and Vancouver styles will also be given to highlight the differences between the various reference styles.
  • For more information visit Linköping University Library's web page about different reference styles.
  • In-text citation

    Harvard (author-year)

    Vancouver (number system)

    Oxford (footnotes)


    1 Björk, B. C., Welling, P., Laakso, M., Majlender, P., Hedlund, T., & Gudnason, G. (2010). Open Access To The Scientific Journal Literature: Situation 2009. PLoS ONE, 5(6). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0011273.
    2 Gargouri, Y., Larivière, V. Gingras, Y. and Harnad, S. (2012). Green and Gold Open Access Percentages and Growth, by Field. In Archambault, É, Gingras, Y. and Larivière. V. (2012). Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators, Montréal: Science-Metrix and OST