Harvard Examples - Books - Thesis/dissertation

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In-text

Standard in-text citation examples are in Getting started - In-text citation.

Reference List

From an online repository

Template

Author. Year. "Title." Type of thesis, Name of institution. http://www.xxxxxx.

Example

Caple, Andrew. 2017. "Transparency, privacy and equality: A human rights analysis of the open justice principle in Australian mental health legislation." PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology. https://eprints.qut.edu.au/109615/.

From a commercial database

Template

Author. Year. "Title." Type of thesis, Name of institution. Name of database (Identification number).

Example

Johnson, Courtney N. 2016. "Not like us?: The professional boundaries of American and British journalism in the digital age." PhD thesis, University of Washington. ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global (10243601).

Unpublished

Template

Author. Year. "Title." Type of thesis, Academic institution.

Example

Craft, Michael. 2002. "The depiction of a character's mental state through visual design in dramatic film (The Machine)". Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Note

Titles of theses and dissertations are placed in quotation marks, not in italics. See CMoS 14.215