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Law - Referencing


Try the Oscola section of the Referencing@Portsmouth website visible across the library Website under the purple r button 

Download the following Library guides for Oscola referencing

You can also look at these resources:

Use this to decipher others' abbreviations or to create your own using the preferred abbreviation given here.

A tutorial with useful self tests for those starting with OSCOLA

The full official guidance on this system of referencing is here Oxford University Standard for Citation of legal Authorities with a short guide here.

These do not however cover international sources so for those use this earlier advice

commercial law
contract law
employment law
English legal system
EU law
EU legal system
landlord & tenant law
tort law

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