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Building Drafting, Design & Construction: Referencing for Building

APA Referencing Guide

Referencing Building Code of Australia (BCA)

Online - Building Code of Australia (BCC) / National Construction Code (NCC)

In text

(Australian Building Codes Board, 2016)

End text

Australian Building Codes Board. (2016). National Construction Code Volume Two - Building Code of Australia. Retrieved from http://www.abcb.gov.au

Referencing Australian Standards (AS)

Online - Australian Standards

In text

(Standards Australia, 2007)

End text

Standards Australia. (2007). Wiring rules (AS3000: 2007). Retrieved from http://www.saiglobal.com

Referencing YouTube Video

In text

(ViridianForce, 2011)

Reference list at the end of the assignment

ViridianForce. (2011, Oct 25). The future of residential housing - zero energy housing [Video

         file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgdcBOWPYZc

Referencing websites

Image from a website

In text

  • Place title under image.
  • The title is italicised (as in the reference list)

(Scyon Stria cladding, 2013)

Reference list at the end of the assignment

  • Place the word "Image" in brackets after the title.

Scyon Stria cladding [Image]. (2013). Retrieved from http://scyon.com.au/stria.html

Website

In text

(Tecbeam, 2009)

Reference list at the end of the assignment

Tecbeam. (2009). Tecbeam homepage
Retrieved from http://www.tecbeam.com.au/
 
Webpage (no date)
 
In text
 
(National Precast Concrete Association Australia, n.d.)
 
Reference list at the end of the assignment
 
National Precast Concrete Association Australia. (n.d.). Product
 
         producers: Bubbledeck. Retrieved from
 
         http://www.npcaa.com.au/services/find
 
         _a_supplier/index.php?ServiceID=96
 
Webpage (without an author)
 
In text
 
(Project Management Essentials, 2011, para. 2)
 
Reference list at the end of the assignment
 
Project management essentials. (2011). Retrieved from
 
         http://www.cio.com.au
 
Web Document (with author)
 
In text
 
Web documents may be in the form of PDFs or individual webpages within a website.
 
(Commission for Occupational Safety and Health, 2000)
 
Reference list at the end of the assignment
 
Commission for Occupational Safety and Health. (2000). Code of
 
         practice manual handling. Retrieved from
 
         http://www.docep.wa.gov.au/WorkSafe/PDF/
 
         Codes_of_Practice/Code_manual_handling.pdf