Vancouver (French - Canada) Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)

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How to do citations in Vancouver (French - Canada) style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Vancouver (French - Canada) 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 Vancouver (French - Canada).

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

To create a basic works-cited-list entry for a book in Vancouver (French - Canada) follow these simple steps

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

How to reference a journal article in the Vancouver (French - Canada) citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Vancouver (French - Canada) format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Vancouver (French - Canada), follow this example

Here’s a Vancouver (French - Canada) journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [En ligne]. Journal Name; 1Jan.2000 [cité le 29Sep.2022];Volume(Issue):pages Used. URL
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 Vancouver (French - Canada):
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [En ligne]. Food Quality and Preference; 1Jan.2007 [cité le 29Sep.2022];18(1):161-72.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

How to cite a website in a paper in Vancouver (French - Canada) style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Vancouver (French - Canada)

Here’s an Vancouver (French - Canada) example website reference:
[En ligne]. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title; 1Jan.2000 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
[En ligne]. Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President; 5Nov.2008 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

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How to cite a YouTube video Vancouver (French - Canada) in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Vancouver (French - Canada), all you need it the following

Here’s a Vancouver (French - Canada) citation YouTube video example:
YouTube [En ligne]. ChannelName. Title; 1Jan.2000 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
So how to cite a video Vancouver (French - Canada)?
YouTube [En ligne]. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out; 3Jun.2015 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (1)

How to cite a podcast using Vancouver (French - Canada) referencing style

Citing a podcast in Vancouver (French - Canada) is pretty straight forward. Here’s how you can do it

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 Vancouver (French - Canada).
Lastname F. Title [En ligne]. Publisher; 2000 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
Podcast referencing example in Vancouver (French - Canada) using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 640: Five Women [En ligne]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Vancouver (French - Canada) 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 Vancouver (French - Canada)

An example song citation in Vancouver (French - Canada).
Lastname F. Song Title [En ligne]. Album. 2000 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Vancouver (French - Canada):
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [En ligne]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cité le 29Sep.2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

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