Springer - Vancouver Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Springer - Vancouver style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Springer - Vancouver citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Springer - Vancouver.

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How do you cite a book in the Springer - Vancouver referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Springer - Vancouver

Here’s an example book citation in Springer - Vancouver using placeholders:
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Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Springer - Vancouver citation:
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Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in Springer - Vancouver looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Springer - Vancouver citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Springer - Vancouver format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in Springer - Vancouver? Here’s how

Here’s a Springer - Vancouver journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume:pages Used
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Springer - Vancouver:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Springer - Vancouver style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Springer - Vancouver

Here’s an Springer - Vancouver example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Springer - Vancouver in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Springer - Vancouver

Here’s a Springer - Vancouver citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022
So how to cite a video Springer - Vancouver?
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Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Springer - Vancouver referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Springer - Vancouver

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Springer - Vancouver.
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Lastname F (2000) Title.
Podcast referencing example in Springer - Vancouver using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Springer - Vancouver referencing style?

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in Springer - Vancouver

An example song citation in Springer - Vancouver.
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Lastname F (2000) Song Title.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Springer - Vancouver:
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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