OSCOLA Referencing: A very quick guide

By May.17, 2016

What is OSCOLA?

OSCOLA is used by law students studying for a law degree with Salford Law, Salford Business School. All other subjects use Harvard Referencing APA 6th.


Adding a footnote to your Word document


OSCOLA Frequently Asked Questions

For the most popular OSCOLA FAQs, check out this guide by clicking on the image below or going directly to https://blogs.salford.ac.uk/digital-literacy-skills/oscola-faqs/ 

Image of front screen of OSCOLA FAQ presentation

Have you got questions about OSCOLA? Check the FAQs, it may have the answer

How to Reference Common Resources using OSCOLA

Check out the University of Salford’s web guide to referencing different resource types:

http://www.salford.ac.uk/skills-for-learning/home/using-and-referencing-information/oscola (Select the OSCOLA tab)

Click on the resource that you want to reference and follow the example format given.


Example Bibliography

Example of Table of Cases, Table of Legislation and Bibliography to go at the end of your essay

Sample bibliography for OSCOLA style

Remember to ensure the author surname is listed first in the Bibliography.

Save Your Word Count Using OSCOLA

Click the image to access the guide

Click the image to access the guide











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