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Harvard Referencing Guide: Course notes on the VLE

Course Notes on the VLE

Course notes on the VLE

Course notes on the VLE

Course notes on the VLE


You should check with your tutors before referencing notes that your tutors have provided as it may not be allowed. It is normally more acceptable to reference sources of information that have been properly published

Notes that have been proved by your tutor and accessed via the VLE generally required the following elements:


  • Author or tutor
  • Year of distribution  (in round brackets)
  • Title of the item (in single quotation marks)
  • Module code : module title (in italics)
  • Available at : URL of the VLE
  • (Accessed : date)














In-text citation

Rock structure at the surface of the Earth may be broken down by naturally occurring mechanical and chemical processes (Barker, 2019).


Full reference for the Reference List / Bibliography

Barker, D. (2018) 'Rock formation' Engineering geology and soil mechanics. Available at: (Accessed 4 June 2019).


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