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Oxford referencing style: Journal Articles

A guide to using the Oxford note citation referencing style for footnotes and reference lists.

Journal Articles

Journal Articles

Material Type

Footnote Example

Reference List Example

Journal Article: single author (print)

1 S. Mintz, 'Food Enigmas, Colonial and Postcolonial', Gastronomica, vol. 10, no. 1, 2010, p. 149.

Mintz, S., 'Food Enigmas, Colonial and Postcolonial', Gastronomica, vol. 10, no. 1, 2010, p. 149.

Journal Article: 2 or 3 authors (print)

1 P. Addo and N. Besnier, 'When Gifts Become Commodities: Pawnshops, Valuables, and Shame in Tonga and the Tongan Diaspora', Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, vol. 14, no. 1, 2008, p. 39.

Addo, P., and N. Besnier, 'When Gifts Become Commodities: Pawnshops, Valuables, and Shame in Tonga and the Tongan Diaspora', Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, vol. 14, no. 1, 2008, p. 39.

Journal Article: 3 or more authors (print) 

1 M. Spencer et al., 'Analyzing the Order of Items in Manuscripts of "the Canterbury Tales"', Computers and the Humanities, vol. 37, no. 1, 2003, pp. 97-109.

Spencer, M. et al., 'Analyzing the Order of Items in Manuscripts of "the Canterbury Tales"', Computers and the Humanities, vol. 37, no. 1, 2003, pp. 97-109.

Journal Article: Electronic Database

1 K. Toffoletti, 'How is Gender-based Violence Covered in the Sporting News? An Account of the Australian Football League Sex Scandal', Women's Studies International Forum, vol. 30, no. 5, 2007, p. 427. Available from ProQuest, (accessed 23 February 2010).

Toffoletti, K. 'How is Gender-based Violence Covered in the Sporting News? An Account of the Australian Football League Sex Scandal', Women's Studies International Forum, vol. 30, no. 5, 2007, p. 427. Available from ProQuest, (accessed 23 February 2010).

Journal Article: Website

1 K.R. Moore, 'Was Pythagoras Ever Really in Sparta?', Rosetta, no. 6 Spring, 2009, http://www.rosetta.bham.ac.uk, (accessed 10 September 2010).

Moore, K.R., 'Was Pythagoras Ever Really in Sparta?', Rosetta, no. 6 Spring, 2009, http://www.rosetta.bham.ac.uk, (accessed 10 September 2010).