Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) 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 (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers).

cite Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers)  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers)

Here’s an example book citation in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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 (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) citation:
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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 (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022Oct.7];Volume:pages Used. Available from: 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 (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers):
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. 2007 [cited 2022Oct.7];18:161-72. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a website in a paper in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers)? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: https://www.example.com
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. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers), all you need it the following

Here’s a Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers)?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers)

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 (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers).
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers) referencing style?

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers)

An example song citation in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers).
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Vancouver (superscript, only year in date, no issue numbers):
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022Oct.7]. Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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