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Australian Standards Database Guide

Reference elements

In-text citation
  Format Example
Paraphrase

(Author Year)

OR

Author (Year)

... in relation to scaffold decking (Standards Australia 2013). 

OR

Standards Australia (2013) states that scaffold decking includes ... 

Quote

'...' (Author, Year p. xx)

OR

Author (Year, p. xx) '...'

'... workplace safety ...' (Standards Australia 2013, p. 7).

OR

Standards Australia (2013, p. 12) states that '... workplace safety ...'.

Reference
Format Example

Corporate Author Year, Standard name, Standard number, viewed Day Month Year, Database name.

Standards Australia 2013, Scaffold decking components, AS/NZS 1577:2013, viewed 21 June 2019, SAI Global database.