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Hi Katherine

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Patrick, 4 years ago

Hi Katherine

normally online books and articles are referenced as if you used the print version, but in many cases, like this one, where the print will be hard to find and the online version is the standard one used, you can reference it like a web page.

So you'd have Author Year, Title (in italics), type of document (if useful), publisher & place of publication (if useful), date viewed and the URL.

In this case the author is Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Year & Title are obvious. You don't need a document type, and publisher & place of publication are ACSQHC and Sydney. The URL would be the one you have given above.

See our referencing guide for full details on how to reference a webpage.



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