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TUS Athlone Campus Harvard Guide

Harvard referencing guide


Material type In text citation Reference
Maps template

(Author/ Complier, year)

  • Map Maker
  • Year of publication (in round brackets)
  • Title of Map (In italics)
  • Sheet number, scale
  • Place of Publication: Publisher
  • Series (in round brackets) 
Ordanance Survey Maps example (Ordnance Survey, 2001) Ordnance Survey (2001) Clare, Limerick, Tipperary. Sheet 65, 1:50,000. Dublin: Ordnance Survey. (Discovery Series)

Ordance Survey Maps:

Example 2

Ordanance Survey, 2006)  Ordnance Survey (2006) Chester and North WalesLandranger series, Sheet 106, 1:50000. Southampton: Ordnance Survey. (Geological Survey of Great Britain [England and Wales]).
Google Earth template and example


  • Google Earth version (if applicable)
  • Year data released (in round brackets)
  • Image details - location, co-ordinates, elevation. (In italics)
  • Data set (if applicable)
  • [Online]
  • Available through: URL
  • [Accessed date]. 

Google Earth 6.0, (2008) Hylands House and Estates 51°42'39.17"N, 0°26'11.30"W, elevation 60M. 3D Buildings data layer. [Online] Available at: [Accessed 31 August 2011].

Atlas example (with editor) .....the position of the new city is to be north of Melbourne (Eales, 2003, Map 36).

Eales, S. ed. (2003) The Jacaranda atlas, 3rd edn, Brisbane: John Wiley & Sons.

Atlas example (with no editor) ...the position of the new city is to be north of Melbourne (The Jacaranda Atlas, 2003, Map 36).

The Jacaranda atlas (2003) 3rd edn, Brisbane: John Wiley & Sons.