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Referencing - OSCOLA


author, | title | (additional information, | edition, | publisher | year).

Timothy Endicott, Administrative Law (OUP 2009).

Gareth Jones, Goff and Jones: The Law of Restitution (1st supp, 7th edn, Sweet & Maxwell 2009).

K Zweigert and H Kötz, An Introduction to Comparative Law (Tony Weir tr, 3rd edn, OUP 1998).

Author’s name: In footnotes, give the author’s name exactly as it appears in the publication (but omit postnominals such as QC). In the bibliography, only use the author’s initial(s) and place the surname first:

Footnote: Timothy Endicott, Administrative Law (OUP 2009).

Bibliography: Endicott T, Administrative Law (OUP 2009)

Title: in italics.  Where a book has a title and subtitle not separated with punctuation, insert a colon.

Publication information: follows the title within brackets. Include the publisher and the year of publication, with a space but no punctuation between them. You don't need to include the place of publication. When citing an edition other than the first edition, use the form ‘2nd edn’.