Centre for WA History

Style guide

Studies in Western Australian History is a refereed journal series which has been published under this name since 1977.

Its publishing antecedents began in 1934 with the journal University Studies in History and Economics.

In addition to a hard copy print version, Studies is part of Informit e-library which allows a full search and download facility to its subscribers the most important of whom are all Australian university and state libraries and, as a consequence, their individual users.

All contributors to Studies retain the copyright to their work but are required to sign an agreement which allows the publishers of Studies to sub-license the work to Informit. A sample of the form is below for your information. When you have submitted your article, a form will be sent to you to sign.

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The Board has decided that referencing should be consistent with that used by the UWA History Discipline group. Please consult the History Discipline or your Editor(s).