Citation Guide

The principal investigator (Prof. Colin Sparks) and Hong Kong Baptist University Library embrace the principles of Open Access of making research data available to all. If you wish to cite the website, instruments, and/or data sets , please refer to the suggested citation guide:

To cite the website / Chinese versions of the Codebook / Chinese versions of the Coding Sheet / datasets / questionnaires:

Sparks, Colin (2017). Journalistic Role Conception and Role Performance: Research Instruments and Data Sets for Hong Kong and Mainland China. Hong Kong Baptist University Library, Retrieved mm-dd-yyyy, from

To cite the original English version of the Codebook / Coding Sheet :

Mellade, Claudia (2015). Journalistic Role Performance around the Globe, Retrieved mm-dd-yyyy, from