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Below are instructions on how to reference a book with one or more authors, a book chapter, edited books, and e-books.

1 AUTHOR

1st Footnote

Note number. Author’s Full Name, Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages.

Examples

1. James R. Royse, Scribal Habits in Early Greek New Testament Papyri (NTTSD 36; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2008), 614.

2. John Ziesler, Pauline Christianity (London/New York: Oxford University Press, rev. edn, 1990), 114–15.

3. Cyril of Alexandria, Commentary on John (vol.1; trans. David R. Maxwell; ed. Joel C. Elowsky; Ancient Christian Texts; Downers Grove: IVP Academic, 2013), IV:18.

Subsequent Footnotes

Note number. Author’s surname, Shortened Title of Book, Volumn.Page or Pages.

Examples

1. Royse, Scribal Habits, 614.

2. Cyril, Commentary on John, I.IV:18–19.

Bibliography

Author’s Surname, Author’s Given Name, Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication). 

 

Example Bibliography

Cyril of Alexandria, Commentary on John (2 vols; trans. David R. Maxwell; ed. Joel C. Elowsky; Ancient Christian Texts; Downers Grove: IVP Academic, 2013–15).​

Royse, James R., Scribal Habits in Early Greek New Testament Papyri (New Testament Tools, Studies, and Documents 36; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2008).​

Ziesler, John, Pauline Christianity (London/New York: Oxford University Press, rev. edn, 1990).

2 AUTHORS

1st Footnote

Note number. First Author’s Full Name and Second Author’s Full Name, Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages.

Examples

1. Anthony Grafton and Megan Hale Williams, Christianity and the Transformation of the Book: Origen, Eusebius, and the Library of Caesarea (Cambridge/London: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2006), 110–15.

2. Chrysostomos of Etna and Auxentios of Photiki, Scripture and Tradition (Etna: Center for Traditionalist Orthodox Studies, 2nd edn, 1999), III:3–4.

Subsequent Footnotes

Note number.  First Author’s Last Name and Second Author’s Last Name, Shortened Title of Book, Volume.Page or Pages. 

Examples

1. Grafton and Williams, Christianity, 20.

2. Chrysostomos and Auxentios, Scripture, III:3–4.

Bibliography

First Author’s Surname, First Author’s Given Name, and Second Author's Full Name, Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication).

 

Example Bibliography

Chrysostomos of Etna and Auxentios of Photiki, Scripture and Tradition (Etna: Center for Traditionalist Orthodox Studies, 2nd edn, 1999).

Grafton, Anthony, and Megan Hale Williams, Christianity and the Transformation of the Book: Origen, Eusebius, and the Library of Caesarea (Cambridge/London: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2006).

3 OR MORE AUTHORS

1st Footnote

3 Authors

Note number. First Author’s Full Name, Second Author’s Full Name, and Third Author's Full Name, Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages.

4 or More Authors

Note number. First Author’s Full Name et al., Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages.  

Examples

1. William Sanford La Sor, David Allan Hubbard, and Frederic William Bush, Old Testament Survey: The Message, Form, and Background of the Old Testament (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1982), 120–25.

2. John Meyendorff et al., The Library of Orthodox Theology: No. I :The Primacy of Peter (Leighton Buzzard: Faith Press, 2nd edn, 1973), 10–16.

Subsequent Footnotes

3 Authors

Note number. First Author’s Last Name, Second Author’s Last Name, and Third Author's Last Name, Shortened Title of Book, Volume.Page or Pages.

4 or More Authors

Note number. First Author’s Last Name et al., Shortened Title of Book, Volume.Page or Pages.

Examples

1. La Sor, Hubbard, and Bush, Old Testament Survey, 24.

2. Meyendorff et al., Library of Orthodox Theology, 4.

Bibliography

3 or More Authors

First Author’s Surname, First Author’s Given Name, Second Author's Full Name, and Third Author's Full Name, Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication).

 

Example Bibliography

La Sor, William Sanford, David Allan Hubbard, and Frederic William Bush, Old Testament Survey: The Message, Form, and Background of the Old Testament (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1982).​

Meyendorff, John, Alexander Schmemann, Katharine Farrer, Nicholas Afanassieff, and Nicolas Koulomzine, The Library of Orthodox Theology: No. I :The Primacy of Peter (Leighton Buzzard: Faith Press, 2nd edn, 1973).

EDITED BOOK

BOOK CHAPTER

1st Footnote

Note number. First Author’s Full Name and Full Name of Additional Author(s) (up to 3 authors. Any more use et al. after first author), "Title of Chapter," in Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages, at Page or Pages.

 

Examples

1. J. Bloggs, "The Art of Being Interesting," in Charisma and Cult in the Twentieth Century (eds I. Snobrick and E. S. Morgan; London: Lion Publishing, 2019), 245–57, at 247.

Subsequent Footnotes

Note number. Author’s Surname and Surname of Additional Author(s) (up to 3 authors. Any more use et al. after first author), "Shortened Title of Chapter," Page or Pages.

Examples

1.  Bloggs, “Art of Being Interesting,” 245.

Bibliography

First Author’s Surname, First Author’s Given Name, Author’s Surname and Full Name of Additional Author(s), "Title of Chapter," in Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page Numbers.

 

Example Bibliography

Bloggs, J., "The Art of Being Interesting," in Charisma and Cult in the Twentieth Century (eds I. Snobrick and E. S. Morgan; London: Lion Publishing, 2019), 245–57.

ELECTRONIC BOOK
(E-BOOK)

 

Please note, that if the e-book is also available in print form you can reference it as a print book. 

Also, please do not use Kindle location references. Page numbers from the original document are required. You can change Kindle settings to show page numbers.

Many e-books do not have fixed page numbers. When this is the case, use other locaters such as a chapter number or a section heading instead.

 

References to e-resources include either a URL or a Digital Object Identifier (DOI). If allocated, DOI's are the preferred electronic resource identifier.

1st Footnote

Note number. First Author’s Full Name and Full Name of Additional Author(s) (up to 3 authors. Any more use et al. after first author), Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages, DOI or URL (Date accessed day/month/year).

 

Examples

1. Ignatius Aphram Barsoum, Syrian Dioceses (trans. Matti Moosa, 2011), 23–26, http://www.syriacstudies.com/2011/08/05/syrian-dioceses (accessed 12/05/2019).

Subsequent Footnotes

Note number. Author’s Surname and Surname of Additional Author(s) (up to 3 authors. Any more use et al. after first author), Shortened Title of Book, Page or Pages.

Examples

1.  Barsoum, Syrian Dioceses, 65.

Bibliography

First Author’s Surname, First Author’s Given Name, Author’s Surname and Full Name of Additional Author(s), Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), DOI or URL (Date accessed day/month/year).

 

Example Bibliography

Barsoum, Ignatius Aphram, Syrian Dioceses (trans. Matti Moosa, 2011), 

http://www.syriacstudies.com/2011/08/05/syrian-dioceses (accessed 12/05/2019).

CHAPTER IN AN ELECTRONIC BOOK
(E-BOOK)

1st Footnote

Note number. First Editor's Full Name and Full Name of Additional Editor(s) (up to 3 editors. Any more use et al. after first editor)(ed./eds), Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages.

 

Examples

1. Markus Bockmuehl and Guy G. Strousma (eds), Paradise in Antiquity: Jewish and Christian Views (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010), 12–16.

Subsequent Footnotes

Note number. First Editor’s Last Name and Last Name of Additional Editor(s) (up to 3 editors. Any more use et al. after first editor), Shortened Title of Book, Volume.Page or Pages.

Examples

1. Bockmuehl and Stousma, Paradise in Antiquity, 72.

Bibliography

First Editor’s Surname, First Editor’s Given Name, and Full Name of Additional Editor(s) (ed./eds), Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication).

 

Example Bibliography

Bockmuehl, Markus, and Guy G. Strousma (eds), Paradise in Antiquity: Jewish and Christian Views (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010).

1st Footnote

Note number. First Author’s Full Name and Full Name of Additional Author(s) (up to 3 authors. Any more use et al. after first author), "Title of Chapter," in Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page or Pages, at Page or Pages, DOI or URL (Date accessed day/month/year).

 

Examples

1. Sebastian P. Brock, “Pawla of Edessa,” in Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage: Electronic Edition (eds S. P. Brock, A. M. Butts, G. A. Kiraz and L. Van Rompay; online ed. Beth Mardutho, 2018), https://gedsh.bethmardutho.org/Pawla-of-Edessa (accessed 29/09/2022).

Subsequent Footnotes

Note number. Author’s Surname and Surname of Additional Author(s) (up to 3 authors. Any more use et al. after first author), "Shortened Title of Chapter," Page or Pages.

Examples

1.  Barsoum, “Pawla of Edessa.”

Bibliography

First Author’s Surname, First Author’s Given Name, Author’s Surname and Full Name of Additional Author(s), "Title of Chapter," in Title of Book: Subtitle of Book (volume; translator; editor; Series and Series number; Place of Publication: Publisher’s Name, edition, Year of Publication), Page Numbers, DOI or URL (Date accessed day/month/year).

 

Example Bibliography

Brock, Sebastian P., “Pawla of Edessa,” in Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage: Electronic Edition (eds S. P. Brock, A. M. Butts, G. A. Kiraz and L. Van Rompay; online edn Beth Mardutho, 2018), https://gedsh.bethmardutho.org/Pawla-of-Edessa (accessed 29/09/2022).

Edited book
3 or more authors
Book chapter
E-Book
Chapter in an E-Book
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