Guide: How to cite a Book in UoG Harvard style

Guide: How to cite a Book in UoG Harvard style

Cite A Book in UoG Harvard style

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Use the following template to cite a book using the UoG Harvard 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.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the UoG Harvard style.

Reference list

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


Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published) Title, City, Publisher, p. Pages Used.


Jordan, B. (1990) Social work in an unjust society, Hemel Hempstead, Harvester Wheatsheaf.

In-text citation

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


(Author Surname, Year Published)


"Social workers endure few of the privations and hardships which are part of their clients' daily lives" P. 161
'living in a different locality and using different amenities implies that they do not meet face-to-face as fellow citizens or experience the same phenomena in their daily lives" p. 161
"Being part of the advantaged majority, albeit a subordinate and less advantaged part, social workers' interests on a range of political and economic issues conflict with those of their clients, if these are conceived of in competitive terms" P. 161
These quotes suggest Social Work must be democratised - but how? (Jordan, 1990)

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