Josiah Wedgwood & Sons was one of the first ceramic manufacturing companies to create a permanent museum of their works plus examples of early trials and experimental pieces (The Wedgwood Museum n.d.).
Author/organisation’s name Year, Page title in italics, Retrieved: date you accessed it, from specific website address (best to copy and paste URL to ensure accuracy.)
If there’s no date?
Put n.d. where you would usually put the year. (This applies to all forms of resource where a date cannot be found.)
The Wedgwood Museum n.d., About us, Retrieved: 29 April, 2020, from
Points to remember:
Allwood et al (2006, p. 16) list the main occupational health issues for workers in the clothing and textiles industry: hazardous chemicals, fibre dust, noise and monotonous repetitive processes.
The use of child labour still remains a significant problem in the clothing and textile industry (Allwood et al. 2006).
Allwood, J. M., Laursen, S. E., Malvido de Rodriguez, C. & Bocken, N. 2006, Well dressed?: the present and future sustainability of clothing and textiles in the United Kingdom [PDF], Retrieved: 14 December, 2015, from http://www.ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk/uploads/Resources/Other_Reports/UK_textiles.pdf
Point to remember:
Geofroy Tory, the 16th century French designer was influenced by the work of Leonardo da Vinci and designed typeface based on the proportions of the human body (Chin 2006, p. 7).
Chin (2006, p. 7) notes the influence of the architecture and works of Leonardo da Vinci on the typeface designs of Geofroy Tory.
Chin, R. 2006, History of typography: history of digital font [PowerPoint slides], Retrieved: 29 January, 2020, from http://www.cs.ucsb.edu/~almeroth/classes/tech-soc/2006-Fall/nov-07.ppt#262,7,Typography and Print: Creating Type
Point to remember:
Legislation introduced in 2010 ensures that visual artists receive five per cent of the resale price of any work sold for $1000 or more (Department of Communications and the Arts n.d.).
Department of Communications and the Arts n.d., Resale royalty scheme, Retrieved: 14 December, 2015, from http://arts.gov.au/visual-arts/resale-royalty-scheme
These are treated as web pages.
Author surname initial. Year, ”Page title or first few words of update in italics..” Account name, [source], day month (of update), Retrieved : (day month year of retrieval,) from URL.
In text references :
e.g. The Office of the Prime Minister (2011) updated their Julia Gillard Facebook page on 13th January with a reference to…….
e.g. The launch of Tesla's first all-electric truck was tweeted by the CEO on April 2017 (Musk, E.).
Office of the Prime Minister 2011, “Prime Minister Gillard today announced...’’, Julia Gillard, [Facebook], 13th January, Retrieved: 20 January, 2011, from http://www.facebook.com/juliagillard/posts/101538903255112
Musk, E. 2017, "Tesla Semi truck unveil...", Elon Musk, [Twitter], 13th April, Retrieved: 28 September, 2017, from https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/852580027178696704
· Only use references from Facebook or Twitter if they are appropriate to academic work
· If a proper name is not given, use the username
· As tweets and status updates do not have titles, use the first few words of the message as a title.
These are treated as web pages.
Author/organisation’s name Year, Page title in italics [weblog post], month and date of post, Retrieved: date you accessed it, from specific website address
Melissa Verplank (2017) believes that for pets being groomed every 4-6 weeks, most medium-sized dogs should be groomed for about an hour. For larger, furrier dogs a full-brush-out or haircut should be approximately 90 minutes.
Verplank, M. 2017, '7 speedy grooming tips for a happier pet', [weblog post], March 16, Retrieved: 6 April, 2017, from, http://melissaverplank.com/blog/7-speedy-grooming-tips-for-a-happier-pet/
Your reference list should only include each thread from a discussion group once, even if you are using material from more than one posting, so you need to include enough information in each in-text citation to clearly identify the posting that you are referring to.
"Argus' posting of 1 December 2010 ( ) indicated that ..."
Resource Description and Access (RDA) discussion list for Australia 2010, Status of the US RDA Test, Retrieved: 13 December, 2010, from http://listserver.nla.gov.au/wws/arc/rdaaust
List Wiki entries by the title of the entry, as the authorship is not specified.
Wikis are generally created using specific wiki software ('Wiki' 2017)
'Wiki' 2017, Wikipedia, Retrieved: 14 April, 2020, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki
Sometimes you must cite multiple web pages with different URLs from the same website. Information from individual pages on a website can be distinguished from one another by inserting a lower case letter after the year.
Degree students can borrow 15 items at a time (Box Hill Institute n.d.-a). The library produces online guides known as LibGuides (Box Hill Institute n.d.-b).
Box Hill Institute n.d.-a, Borrowing, Retrieved: 16 June, 2020, from https://studentweb.bhtafe.edu.au/mod/page/view.php?id=654546#libBorrow
Box Hill Institute n.d.-b, How can I find subject guides for my course?, Retrieved: 16 June, 2020, from https://studentweb.bhtafe.edu.au/mod/page/view.php?id=654546#lib012
If the website includes a publication / page last updated year it would be 2020a, 2020b, 2020c, etc.