Scientific and Information Bulletin

Ivan-Frankivsk University named King Danylo Halytsky

Reference requirment

It is arranged in accordance with the requirements of the VAK according to DSTU 8302: 2015 “Information and documentation.  Bibliographic link.  General provisions and rules of drafting “, taking into account amendments (code УКНД 01.140.40).

  The list of literature should have at least 13 references to sources, of which no more than 20% of references to sources, sponsored by the authors of the article).

 Not less than three sources in Latin – a reference to a foreign journal with a high index of influence, that is, sources made to international science-computer databases;

Most of the references (taking into account original foreign sources) should not be older than 2000;

 References in the text to the literature should be presented in square brackets with the identification of the serial number of the quoted publication in accordance with the bibliography.  References are given according to the order of references in the text.  Primary sources are provided in the original language.

 A list of References in Latin is also added to the article.  A translation of the list of literature into English, or its transliteration is also acceptable.

 ARA-style is required for the REFERENCES arrangement (see sample).

How to create a reference list/bibliography(sample)


 It is required in accordance with the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated 27.01.2010 No. 55 “On the ordering of transliteration of the Ukrainian alphabet by Latin” or the requirements of the system BGN / PCGN (for the Russian language).

 Transliteration of the Ukrainian language can be done at

 Transliteration  of  languages written in Latin are not required.

Науково-інформаційний вісник

Івано-Франківського університету права імені Короля Данила Галицького