about this tool

About this tool

Create a Harvard Style formatted citation for an online book by filling in as many boxes as you can. In some cases, information may not be available. If so, leave those fields blank.

Online Book Format:

Author Year (of creation or last revision), Title, edition/version (if applicable), name and place of the sponsor of the source (publisher, place), viewed Day Month Year, [URL either full location details or just the main site details].

Harvard Style Citation Wizard

See all Harvard Style Citation Formats

Online Book Citation

Fill in the information below required for citing an online book
Author's Last name

First initial help

First Initial(s)

Author's names in Harvard Style are cited last name first followed by the first (and possibly second) initial. Do not add punctuation to initials--the Wizard does that for you as needed.

Add more authors manually on the next page

Book Title
help Year

Year of Publication

If known, enter the Year, otherwise leave blank.

Name and place of the sponsor of the source help

Owner and Location

Include the sponsor or publisher, followed by a comma, followed by the City and comma, (if available) and Country (no punctuation).


PlanetScapes, United States
AWB Limited, Melbourne, Victoria

help Edition/Version

Edition or Version

If available, include the version information. Note abbreviations.


Kindle Version
2nd edn

help Accessed

Date of Access

Follow this format: Day Month Year (don't use any punctuation).