Oxford Referencing: Conference proceedings

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Basic format to reference a conference proceeding

Format for footnotes for a conference proceeding:

1 A. Author, 'Title of Paper: Subtitle', Full Title of Conference: Subtitle in Italics, Place of Publication, Publisher, Year of Publication, p. xx.

Example:

1 G. Kozicz, 'Architecture of the Empty Shells of Nyar ma', Discoveries in Western Tibet and the Western Himalayas: Essays on History, Literature, Archaeology and Art: PIATS 2003, Tibetan Studies, Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press, 2006, pp. 41-42.

  • When referencing conference proceedings papers the techniques used are very similar to those employed when referencing journal articles.
  • The name of the overall proceedings should appear in italics and include the name of the corporate body hosting the conference.
  • There is no need to include the date of the conference, unless it is part of the title.

Referencing conference proceedings: Example

Material Type In-Text Example Reference List Examples
Conference Paper 1 G. Kozicz, 'Architecture of the Empty Shells of Nyar ma', Discoveries in Western Tibet and the Western Himalayas: Essays on History, Literature, Archaeology and Art: PIATS 2003, Tibetan Studies, Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press, 2006, pp. 41-42.

Kozicz, G., 'Architecture of the Empty Shells of Nyar ma', Discoveries in Western Tibet and the Western Himalayas: Essays on History, Literature, Archaeology and Art: PIATS 2003, Tibetan Studies, Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press, 2006, pp. 38-47.

The full range of the conference paper's pages is added in the Reference List.

 

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