Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Vancouver Style Guide: Facebook

This guide explains how to use the Vancouver Style. It includes a short interactive tutorial.

Facebook

Reference: #. Author Surname Initials or Facebook name. Title of post or first few words: facebook post url Year Month Day of Tweet [cited Year Month Day] [Facebook]. Available from: Facebook account url.

Example:

15. UCD Veterinary Hospital. Milo's story: https://www.facebook.com/ucdvet/20150417/milo 2015 April 17 [cited 2015 May 1] [Facebook]. Available from: https://www.facebook.com/ucdvet

In-Text-Citation:

Use a superscript number (like this: ¹) in the text at the place where you are indicating that you are citing from a source.

Example:

Milo was treated for a severe abscess on his back and chest wall at UCD Veterinary Hopsital.15

 
Still unsure what in-text citation and referencing mean? Check here
 
 
Still unsure why you need to reference all this information? Check here

Creative Commons license