Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in Vancouver style

Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in Vancouver style

Cite A Chapter of an edited book in Vancouver style

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Use the following template to cite a chapter of an edited book using the 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.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Vancouver style.

Reference list

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


1. Author Surname Author Initial. Chapter Title. Title [Internet]. City: Publisher; Year Published [cited Date Accessed]. p. Pages Used. Available from: http://Website URL


1. Craven R. Why teach Aboriginal Studies?. In: Craven R, ed. by. Teaching Aboriginal studies. 2nd ed. Crows Nest: Allen & Unwin; 2011. p. 18. 

In-text citation

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




Teaching Indigenous Studies benefits both non- Indigenous and Indigenous students. Every Australian child has the right to learn about this country's rich cultural heritage and be challenged by the social issues facing all Australians today. Every Australian child also has the right to he empowered to act on social issues in order to create u better society (1)

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