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How to cite using AMA in the Health Sciences: YouTube Video

This guide covers the basics of the American Medical Association's (AMA) citation style.

Format, Example and Tips - YouTube Video

Elements to include and formatting

Author(s). Title of specific item cited (or, if unavailable, give the name of the organization responsible for the site). Name of Web Site. Publication date. Updated date.  Accessed date. (if these dates are available). URL (no period after the URL)

Example

  1. Pharmacist promotion video. YouTube. Published July 15, 2014. Accessed November 23, 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Yv3bOx-eWk

Tips

  • For YouTube videos, provide the author only if you are sure that person created the video. Do not list the person posting the video online as the author. If you are unsure, treat the citation as having no author.

Questions?

Questions about the AMA Manual of Style? 

Contact the librarians at the
NJM Health Sciences Library
healthlibrary@umanitoba.ca
200 level, Brodie Centre

The content and design of this page was copied and adapted from the guide "AMA Style: the Basics for Pharmacy Writing" written and developed by Caitlin Carter, University of Waterloo Library.