How to cite computer programs and source code in the Harvard UoB format
In text citation:
Raster3D (Merritt & Bacon, 1997) is an example of a suite of molecular graphics programs for UNIX systems.
- Author (if given) – can be individual(s) or corporation
- Date (if given)
- Title of program (in italics and capitalised)
- Version (in round brackets)
- Form e.g. Computer program (in square brackets)
- Availability, either: a) distributor, address, order number (if given) OR b) URL and date accessed if downloaded from the internet.
Merritt, E.A. and Bacon, D.J. (1997) Raster3D Photorealistic Molecular Graphics (Version 2.0) [Computer program]. Available at http://skuld.bmsc.washington.edu/raster3d/html/raster3d.html
(Accessed 19 November 2009)
This guide uses the UoB-Harvard system. Always consult your unit handbook or tutor to make sure you are using the correct system for the unit. Some subjects use other systems.|
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