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The details required in order are: Author(s) Name (as it appears in the source). An author may also be editor(s), compiler(s) or an institution; Title of publication (and Subtitle if any) in italics; Publisher (brief version of name), Edition (if other than the first), Publication Year (in round brackets); Pinpoint (usually to page number(s) if applicable).

Example: Andrew Clarke, John Devereux and Julie Werren, Torts: A Practical Learning Approach (LexisNexis, 3rd ed, 2014).
 

  FOOTNOTE CITATION EXAMPLE  BIBLIOGRAPHY / REFERENCE LIST EXAMPLE
Single Author

1 Stephen Graw, An Introduction to the Law of Contract
(Lawbook, 6th ed, 2008) 91.

When a reference is the same as the preceding footnote, ‘Ibid’ should be used (as below)

Ibid 56. (56 indicates the pinpoint reference)

When citing a source that has previously been cited (other than the immediately preceding footnote) a shortened form of the citation may be provided with cross-reference (in parentheses) to the footnote number in which the citation was shown in full (as below) -


4 Graw (n 1) 120.
(1 and 120 refer to footnote number and pinpoint reference respectively)

Graw, Stephen, An Introduction to the Law of Contract
(Lawbook, 6th ed, 2008)
Two Authors D Khoury and Y Yamouni, Understanding Contract Law (LexisNexis, 7th ed, 2007). Khoury, D and Y Yamouni, Understanding Contract Law (LexisNexis, 7th ed, 2007)
Three Authors Sarah Joseph, Jenny Schultz and Melissa Castan, The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights: Cases, Materials and Commentary (Oxford University Press, 2nd ed, 2004) 57. Joseph, Sarah, Jenny Schultz and Melissa Castan, The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights: Cases, Materials and Commentary (Oxford University Press, 2nd ed, 2004)
Three  + Authors B Pentony et al, Understanding Business Law (LexisNexis, 4th ed, 2009) 123. Pentony, B et al, Understanding Business Law (LexisNexis, 4th ed, 2009)
No Author Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary (Cambridge University Press, 2003) 943. Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary (Cambridge University Press, 2003)
Editor Matthew Groves (ed), Law and Government in Australia (Federation Press, 2005). Groves, Matthew (ed), Law and Government in Australia (Federation Press, 2005)

Institution, Corporation or Other Organisational  Author

 

10 Leo Cusson Institute, Advising Same Sex Couples (2002).


11 Department of Health and Family Services (Cth), Youth Suicide in Australia (1997).

 

Leo Cusson Institute, Advising Same Sex Couples (2002)


Department of Health and Family Services (Cth), Youth Suicide in Australia (1997)

Chapter/Part -Number of Authors Contributed

12 Angus Francis and Neil Andrews, 'Insolvency Law in Taiwan: The Interplay Between Official and Unofficial Law' in Roman Tomasic (ed), Insolvency Law in East Asia (Ashgate, 2006) 125, 131.

Francis, Angus and Neil Andrews, 'Insolvency Law in
Taiwan: The Interplay Between Official and Unofficial Law' in Roman Tomasic (ed), Insolvency Law in East Asia (Ashgate, 2006)