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When referencing PDF documents, reference according to the type of material (e.g. government report, journal article etc). Generally you can reference PDFs as online documents, such as the example below:

In text:

Meldonium was recently added to the list of banned substances due to its performance enhancing effects (World Anti-Doping Agency, 2016).

In reference list:

World Anti-Doping Agency (2016) Prohibited list. Available at: https://wada-mainprod.s3.amazonaws.com/resources/files/wada-2016-prohibited-list-en.pdf (Accessed: 7 July 2016).

Referencing
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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