How to cite a YouTube Video in Vancouver

Use this template to cite a YouTube Video in the Vancouver citation style.


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in Vancouver
Reference a YouTube Video in Vancouver

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the Vancouver referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in Vancouver using placeholders.
Template:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2021Nov.27]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

Vancouver YouTube Video citation:
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2021Nov.27]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
Citing websites and links in Vancouver is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in Vancouver looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — Vancouver YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in Vancouver?

You can very easily reference a YouTube Video in the “Vancouver” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

Yes — Use a Vancouver reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a YouTube Video in Vancouver?

The Vancouver reference for a YouTube Video is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a YouTube Video in Vancouver?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in Vancouver is done like this:
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