In-text citations


Schembri (2008, p. 8) states that the motion picture Australia has ...

Direct quote

Place direct quotes between single quotation marks ' ' and provide the page number(s).

'Baz Luhrmann's movie Australia has attracted large audiences …' (Schembri 2008, p. 8).

Reference list


Reviewer Year, ‘Title of review’, review of Work reviewed by  name (and role) of principal contributor, Date of production/release. Format remaining entry according to the category of material.


Schembri, J 2008, review of the motion picture Australia by B. Luhrmann (director), 2008, The Age, 10 November, p. 8.


Croggon, A 2014, review of the play Private lives by N. Coward, Melbourne Theatre Company, Southbank Theatre, Melbourne, 2014, The Guardian Australia, 31 January, viewed 4 April 2014,

  • Give author and year of review.
  • Give title of review in single quote marks followed by description (no italics except for title of work reviewed). If review has no title, give description alone. Give name and role of principal contributor to work reviewed.
  • Format remaining parts according to the publication type (e.g., newspaper article, online post, etc.).