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the list of sources/primary sources (works of art) and bibliography/secondary sources using the Harvard system of referencing (see is listed at the end of the text with most common types of sources, as follows:

Books and monographic publications
Author, year. Publication title. Place of publication: Publisher. Number of pages. ISBN.
SLOTERDIJK, Peter, 2013. Kritika cynického rozumu. Bratislava: Kalligram. 696 s. ISBN 978-80-8101-725-4.
BROWN, Dan, 2014. Inferno. Preložil Otakar KOŘÍNEK. Bratislava: Ikar. 552 s. ISBN 97-8805-5135-46-5.
Journal articles
Author, year. Title of article. Name of journal. Volume number, Page numbers. ISSN.
BOTTING, Fred, 2007. HypocriteVampire... GothicStudies.Vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 16-49. ISSN 1362-7937.

Articles from collections
Author, year. Title of article. In: Name of collection. Place of publication: Publisher, Number of pages. ISBN (or ISSN).    
REICH-RANICKI, Marcel, 1990. Der RomancierJoseph Roth. In: Joseph Roth: Interpretation – Kritik – Rezeption.Akten des internationalen, interdisziplinärenSymposions 1989. Tübingen: StauffenburgVerlag, s. 261-268. ISBN 978-3923721450.

Articles taken from electronic sources (web journals/series)
Author. Title of article. Name of journal [type of medium]. Year, Volume number, Page numbers [cited date]. ISSN. Available from: DOI or URL address.
AHMED, Aaliya. Women and Soap-Operas: Popularity, Portrayal and Perception. InternationalJournalofScientific and ResearchPublications [online]. 2012, Vol. 2, no. 6, 1 – 6 [cited 10. 9. 2014]. ISSN 2250-3153. Available at:

Film title [type of medium]. Director. Country of production, Year of premiere in the country of production.
Lego príbeh [The Lego Movie] [film]. Réžia Phil LORD – Chris MILLER. Austrália/USA/Dánsko, 2014.

Specific bibliographic entries are to be consulted with the editorial staff