Guide: How to cite a Magazine in Vancouver (author-date) style

Guide: How to cite a Magazine in Vancouver (author-date) style

Cite A Magazine in Vancouver (author-date) style

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Use the following template to cite a magazine using the Vancouver (author-date) citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Vancouver (author-date) style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Author Surname Author Initial. Title. Publication Title [Internet]. Year Published [cited 10 October 2013];(Issue number):Pages Used. Available from: http://Website-Url

Example:

McQuail D. McQuail's Mass Communication Theory [Internet]. 4th ed. London: Sage; 2000 [cited 22 April 2015]. p. 16-34. Available from: https://books.google.com.au/books

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

(Author Surname Year Published)

Example

“allows information of all kinds in all formats to be carried with the same efficiency" (McQuail 2000)

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