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Vancouver referencing guide (Online): Individual webpage(s) within a website

Mae’r dudalen hon hefyd ar gael yn Gymraeg

Webpage/charts/tables/images/databases (part of a website)

Note: Use this when the part of the website you are referring to is produced by the organisation behind the website. If you are citing a piece written on a website by a named author then treat as you would an E-book.

Title of homepage


Place of publication: (if available)

Publisher; (if available)

Year of publication of home page.

[Type of material if required e.g. Chart/Video/Podcast etc.],

Title of web page/chart/image/table;

Date of publication of webpage/chart/image/ – only insert if different to date of publication of website] [updated year month day; cited year month day];

If applicable, approximate number e.g. of screens [about 1 screen] or unit of time [about 3 min.].

Available from:

Note: You should try not to shorten the URL

Example of an individual webpage on a website

Cancer Research UK [Internet]. [London]: Cancer Research UK; [date unknown]. Trials and research; [updated 2013 Aug 27; cited 2013 Aug 27]. Available from:

Example of individual webpage (chart) with same publication date as the website.

Fruit & veggies more matters [Internet]. [place unknown]: Produce for Better Health Foundation; 2013. [Chart], Ways to get more; [cited 2013 Jul 22]; [about 1 screen]. Available from:

Example of a podcast:

Swansea University College of Medicine: Integrated Clinical Method [Internet]. [Swansea]: Swansea University College of Medicine; 2010. [Podcast], Thyroid gland examination; [cited 2012 Jul 25]; [about 3 min.]. Available from:

Example of a video on the internet:

Macmillan Cancer Support [Internet]. [London]: Macmillan Cancer Support; [2011?]. [Video], What is cancer? [updated 2011 Oct 1; cited 2013 Jan 7]; [about 20 sec.]. Available from: http://www.macmillan. information/Aboutcancer/Whatiscancer.aspx