Referencing - Lecture notes & Slides


  • - If the slides come from a classroom website, learning management system (e.g. Blackboard), or company intranet, and you are writing for an audience with access to that resource, provide the name of the site and its URL (use the login page URL for sites requiring login).


Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Title [PowerPoint slides]. Learning Management System.


  • - Notes taken in class should be considered ‘personal communication’. Do not include an entry in the reference list.
  • - This format can be used if you are citing a set of notes from a lecture (e.g. power point slides provided by your lecturer or tutor). 

In text example

 Reference list examples

 In-text citation (lecture notes - online): 

(Jacobs, 2018).



 Online example

Jacobs, P. (2018). MGT101: Organisational discourse [PowerPoint slides]. Torrens University.