Guide: How to cite a E-book or PDF in Harvard - University of Cape Town style

Guide: How to cite a E-book or PDF in Harvard - University of Cape Town style

Cite A E-book or PDF in Harvard - University of Cape Town style

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Use the following template to cite a e-book or pdf using the Harvard - University of Cape Town citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Harvard - University of Cape Town style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Author Surname, Author Initial. Year Published. Title. ed. City: Publisher. Available: http://Website URL [2013 , October 10].

Example:

Innovations in Bottled Water. 2014. 1st ed. Global Business Insights. Available: http://www.globalbusinessinsights.com/content/rbcg0170m.pdf [2014 , July 06].

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

(Author Surname, Year Published)

Example

„The emerging trend of prestige bottled waters is reliant not only on the sourcing of the purest water, but also very much on packag ing, designed to appeal to a super-premium audience.“ (Innovations in Bottled Water, 2014)

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