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Vancouver (AMA 11th) referencing

This guide is intended to assist Bond students in preparing references for their assignments. It is based on the AMA Manual of Style, 11th Edition, Chapter 3.0 - References, with minor additions to reflect student assignment requirements.


The following abbreviations may be used in your citations – capitalise as necessary.

Abbreviation Description
ed edition
et al and others
no number (series)
p page/pages (book)
pt part
rev revised
suppl supplement
vol volume (book)

Journal titles are abbreviated. See the section on journal title abbreviations within this guide for details.

Jurisdictions are abbreviated for legal materials. Visit the legal references page within this guide for details.