Harvard Solent style references

This book contains all the different examples of Harvard Solent style linked to above. Once you open the book, you can navigate the different types of references using the table of contents which appears on the left. 

Legal & Government sources


Type of source

Essay or Chapter in an Edited Book

In text reference

As mentioned... (HC Deb (2001-02) 391 col. 982) 

Reference list format

House abbreviation Deb (Parliamentary Session) Volume number col. column number

Reference list example 

HC Deb (2001-02) 391 col. 982

Reference list example  

HL Deb (2005-06) 685 col. 767 


Use HL for House of Lords and HC for House of Commons.

Deb stands for Debate and col. stands for column.