Guide: How to cite a Government publication in EJIS style

Guide: How to cite a Government publication in EJIS style

Cite A Government publication in EJIS style

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Use the following template to cite a government publication using the EJIS citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the EJIS style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Author Surname Author Initial (Year Published) Title. City: Publisher


Hayes H and Prenzler T (2012) Introduction to Crime and Criminology (3rd edition). Pearson Available at: (accessed 23/ 04/ 15).

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname, Year Published)


Stereotypes of both victims and offenders dominate media representations of crimes and criminals. Victims are routinely portrayed as ‘innocent, virtuous and helpless’, wile offenders are portrayed as ‘evil, out-of-control and predatory’. (Hayes & Prenzler, 2012)

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