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Reference list

Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year). Title of data set (Numerical identifier; Version #) [Data set]. Publisher. DOI or URL

Mills, K., Unsworth, L., Williamson, M., Ferguson, A., Quinn, M., Clay, R., Trembath, M., & Maksoud, T. (2019). Developing the multimodal language of emotions of low SES primary students (LP150100030; 2016-2019) [Data set]. Australian Catholic University.


(Mills et al., 2019)

Mills et al. (2019)


  • Include a retrieval date only if the data set is designed to change over time. 
  • If citing existing data, cite the publication in which the data were published (e.g., a journal article or webpage) rather than the data set itself.
  • If the data is unpublished provide the source (e.g. university) if known. 
  • Check the author layout table for citing multiple authors.