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You may need to consult more than one section to accurately represent the source used. (eg. Number of authors and source descriptions)


Format for in-text citation

In-text citation example

…in cats.(17)


Format for reference list

Elements, punctuation & capitalisation

17. Author. Title of message. In: Title [Medium]. Place of Publication: Publisher; Date of publication[Date of Citation]. [Extent].

Reference list example

17. Rodin P. How cats hunt. In: Cat health [Internet] Chicago: Veterinary Library Association; 2007 Apr 27[cited 2008 May 28]. [13 lines].


Style notes for this referencing type

  • Medium = [Internet]
  • If no place of publication can be found but can reasonably be inferred, place the city in square brackets. Example: [Melbourne]
  • If no publisher can be found, use [publisher unknown]
  • If no date of publication can be found, use the copyright date preceded with ‘c’ Example: c2010.
  • If no dates can be found, use date cited.

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