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MHS Library | How to cite and reference your sources (Monash University)

Audio and visual media

Before using this guide check with your faculty, school or department for their specific referencing guidelines

 

CD-ROM

 

Format Author AA. Title [Format]. Version (if relevant). Place of publication: Publisher; year of publication. Item description.

Example

*includes books

Kacmarek RM. Advanced respiratory care [CD-ROM]. Version 3.0. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2000. 1 CD-ROM: sound, color, 4 3/4 in.

Journal Example

Kauffman CA, Bonilla HF. Trends in antibiotic resistance with emphasis on VRE. FPR [CD-ROM]. 1998 Oct;20(10):[about 5 screens].

Database Example

*Open serial

The Cochrane library [CD-ROM]. Chichester (UK): John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 1996 -   . CD-ROMs: 4 3/4 in.

Database Example

*Closed serial

Health and psychosocial instruments [CD-ROM]. Pittsburgh (PA): Behavioral Measurement Database Services. 1992 - 2003. CD-ROMs: color, 4 3/4 in.

 

DVD and videorecordings

 

Format Author A. Title [Format]. Place of publication: Publisher; year of publication. Item description.

Example

*includes books

Subbarao M. Tough cases in carotid stenting [DVD]. Woodbury (CT): Cine-Med, Inc.; 2003. 1 DVD: sound, color, 4 3/4 in.

Journal Example

Buchler MW, Knaebel HP. Partial pancreaticoduodenectomy with superior mesenteric vein reconstruction. Real Surg [DVD]. 2004 May;1(5):[35 min.].

 

Motion Picture

 

Format Author A. Title [format]. Editor B, role in production. Place of publication: Publisher; year of publication. Item description
Example

Baxley N, Dunaway C. Cognition, creativity, and behavior: the Columban simulations [motion picture]. Baxley N, editor and producer. Champaign (IL): Research Press Company; 1982. 1 reel: 30 min., sound, color, 16 mm.

 

Prints and Photographs with Author

 

Format Author A. Title [format]. Year of publication. Date range. Item description. Location retrieved. Notes about item
Example

Tabor M. Martha Tabor collection [photographs]. 1985-2006. 155 photographs: black & white. Located at: Prints and Photographs Collection, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD. Photographs depict contemporary health care professionals at work.

 

Prints and Photographs with no Author

 

Format   Title [format]. Place of publication: Publisher; date of publication. Item description.
Example

Observation of bacterial growths in medium to study their effects on teeth [photograph]. [Bethesda (MD)]: National Institute of Dental Research (US); [date unknown]. 1 photograph: black & white, 8 x 10 in.

 

Television and radio programmes

 

Format Title [format]. Title of program it was aired on (if relevant). Place of publication: publisher; date it was aired.
Example

Stem cells in the brain [television broadcast]. Catalyst. Sydney: ABC; 2009 Jun 25.

 

Video blog post (ie Youtube)

 

Format Publisher. Title [ format]. date it was uploaded. Available from: website address
Example

Monash University. 3 Minute thesis 2012: Anna Davey [video on the Internet]. 2012 September 9. Available from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_5uBM5Fn1I&list=UUC0BGDE6nP3wdxJEK58HPpg&index=1&feature=plcp

 

Webstreaming videos

 

Format Author, A. Title [format]. Place of publication: publisher; date of publication [date it was viewed]. Available from: website address
Example

Silverstein O. Mothers and sons: the crucial connection [web streaming video]. Hanover (USA): Microtraining Associates; 2005 [cited 2010 May 27]. Available from: http://ctiv.alexanderstreet.com/View/536289