Sample citation for a dissertation retrieved from proquest database: aguiar, l ( 2001) the 'dirt' on the contract cleaning industry in toronto: cleanliness and work reorganization (doctoral dissertation) retrieved from proquest dissertations & theses (publication number aat nq67931) sample citation for. Chooprayoon, v (2011) a study of factors influencing the adoption of e- commerce technology in small and medium enterprises (smes) in the kingdom of thailand (phd thesis, murdoch university) retrieved from http:// researchrepositorymurdocheduau/5802/ mendeley reference using apa: chooprayoon, v (2011. Thesis – a document submitted to earn a degree at a university dissertation – a document submitted to earn an advanced degree, such as a doctorate, at a university citing a thesis or dissertation from a database structure: ads keep us free upgrade to remove report this ad last, fm (date published) title ( doctoral. To cite a dissertation, include in the entry the author, title, and date of publication as core elements as an optional element, list the institution granting the degree and a description of the work njus, jesse performing the passion: a study on the nature of medieval acting 2010 northwestern u, phd. Vancouver style: theses a guide to vancouver referencing style for murdoch university students and staff unpublished thesis type [format] location of phd [dissertation] mount pleasant (mi): central micihigan university 2002 2 hincks cl the detection and characterisation of novel papillomaviruses biomedical. Theses thesis - unpublished thesis - online the format here should be used to cite an unpublished thesis note the title of the unpublished thesis is not italicised and is placed in quotation marks use the format for books if citing a published thesis general format.
Michael - good question - but you would have to quantify what you meant by citing a doctoral thesis and where in most cases, i would argue, it's fine to cite it you are at liberty to cite an unpublished phd thesis in journal/public articles - hence why most citation conventions ie apa identify how to do so it's obviously more. Doctoral dissertations and master's theses notes: follow these examples closely for all layout, punctuation, spacing, italicizing and capitalizing the title should be italicized and followed by doctoral dissertation or master's thesis in brackets if the work is retrieved from a database it should include the name of the database. Reference list – print examples healey, d (2005) attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and creativity: an investigation into their relationship (unpublished doctoral thesis) university of canterbury, christchurch, new zealand hood, k e s (2008) on beyond boo horror literature for children (unpublished doctoral. Citation elements author(s) first name or initials surname, title of thesis, type of thesis phd dissertation [iedoctoral dissertation] or ms thesis [ie master's thesis], department, university, place, state, country, year of publication examples masters thesis showing department abbreviations.
The text used in plainbst is hard coded into the file itself, and so isn't customizable from within your document what you can do is make a copy of plainbst and edit it, and then use the copy as your bibliography style on a tex live system, plainbst is located in. Always check the title page, or subsequent pages, to determine exactly what the work is use the information there for your apa reference at auckland university of technology (and other nz universities) thesis is either for a doctoral or a master's degree dissertation is either for a master's or a bachelor's degree with.
Harvard generator is a free tool that allows you to quickly and easily format references and sources in the correct harvard referencing format. Please visit pages 207 and 208 in the publication manual of the american psychological association (american psychological association, 2010) for more information and examples, but see below for three general examples: doctoral dissertation or master's thesis from a database service author, a a.