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Recorded media - films, music, sound recordings etc.

Speech or music recordings

Reference list entries for recordings of speech or music should include, where applicable:

  • Name of the author/composer
  • Date
  • Title
  • Artist/orchestra/actor etc
  • Conductor
  • Place of publication
  • Publisher


DYLAN, Bob, Greatest Hits. 460907 9.

DOORS, LA Woman. 7559-75011-2

Films and Video

Reference list entries to films and other video recordings should be made in a similar way to sound recordings, including the following:

  • Title - in italics
  • Date
  • Description - e.g. 'film', 'video' etc.
  • Director - after 'Dir.' - surname in CAPITALS
  • Leading actors/artists
  • Distributor
  • Reference number


Yojimbo: The Bodyguard, 1961. Film. Dir. Akira KUROSAWA. Connoisseur Video. VHS CR 117.

Dune, 1984. Dir. David LYNCH. Polygram Video. VHS 6373803.