Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in SAGE Vancouver style

Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in SAGE Vancouver style

Cite A Dictionary entry in SAGE Vancouver style

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Use the following template to cite a dictionary entry using the SAGE Vancouver 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 SAGE Vancouver style.

Reference list

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

Template:

1. Author Surname Author Initial. Title [Internet]. Publication Title. Year Published [cited 2013 Oct 10];:Pages Used. Available from: http://Website-Url

Example:

1. Wikipedia. Purple Haze [Internet]. 2015 [cited 2015 Apr 28];Available from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purple_Haze#CITEREFRoby2002

In-text citation

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

Template

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Example

You know the song we had named 'Purple Haze'? [It] had about a thousand, thousand words ... I had it all written out. It was about going through, through this land. This mythical ... because that's what I like to do is write a lot of mythical scenes. You know, like the history of the wars on Neptune. 1

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