OSCOLA is the Oxford University Standard for Citation of Authorities. This is the accepted referencing system used by university law schools in the UK. 

Click on the Quick Reference Guide link below for examples of the main types of citations or click on the link for the full guide which gives you a more detailed explanation of how to reference your academic material.

The FAQ section provided by University of Oxford provides information on sources not included in the main guides, such as ebooks and videos.

The online tutorial produced by Cardiff University provides a comprehensive guide to using OSCOLA. You can work through the tutorial form start to finish or select the section you require from the ‘Citing the law’ menu on the left of the tutorial.

The Oxford Law webpage provides additional support.