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Nutrition Citation: Style of the ICMJE - International Committee of Medical Journal Editors

Citation examples and resources used by the Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research.

Citing Medicine Citation Guide

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For additional assistance with citation styles, consult your professor or reference staff at the Mount Library. 

You can reach the Library by email: library@msvu.ca or by phoning 457-6250.  Please note: library staff will help you as much as possible but they may also refer you back to your professor.

Governement publications

Governmental:
Website

Health Canada. Eating well with Canada's food guide - First Nations, Inuit and Métis [Internet]. Ottawa: Health Canada; 2010 Mar 04 [cited 2015 Jan 5]. Available from http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/food-guide-aliment/fnim-pnim/index-eng.php.

Governmental:
Report Print

Health Canada. Eating well with Canada's food guide First Nations, Inuit and Métis. Ottawa: Health Canada; 2007.

Governmental:
Report Electronic

Health Canada. Eating well with Canada's food guide First Nations, Inuit and Métis. 2007 [cited 2015 Jan 5]. Available from: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/alt_formats/fnihb-dgspni/pdf/pubs/fnim-pnim/2007_fnim-pnim_food-guide-aliment-eng.pdf.

Agency publication:
Division within Governmental Department or Agency
Serial Publication

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. School health guidelines to promote healthy eating and physical activity. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2011 Sept 16 [cited 2014 Dec 17]; 60(5):1-76. Available from: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/rr/rr6005.pdf.

Conference Papers

Template:
Conference paper

Presenter/AuthorLastName FI. Title of paper. Paper presented at: Title of conference. # Conference Name; Date of Conference; Location of Conference.

Presenter/AuthorLastName FI. Title of paper. Paper presented at: Title of conference. # Conference Name; Date of Conference; Location of Conference [cited Date retrieved]. Available from: url.

Conference paper: Print

Manyamba C, Molokomme M. Understanding the youth, agriculture and food security nexus in Malawi: from an agricultural policy perspective. 2014 Conference on Land Policy in Africa; 2014 Nov 11-14; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Conference paper: Electronic

Alkon, AH. Food justice, food sovereignty and the challenge of Neoliberalism. Food Sovereignty: A Critical Dialogue Conference. 2013 Sept 13-15; Yale University, New Haven, CT [cited 2015 Jan 14]. Available from: http://www.yale.edu/agrarianstudies/foodsovereignty/pprs/38_Alkon_2013.pdf.

Thesis/Dissertation

Thesis/Dissertation: Template

AuthorLastname FN. Title: subtitle [dissertation]. Location: Institution; Year.

AuthorLastname FN. Title: subtitle [dissertation]. Location: Institution; Year [cited Date retrieved]. Available from: http://www.xxxxx.com.

Thesis/Dissertation: Print

Horne E. Historical trends in attitudes, knowledge and behaviours of Canadian consumers: analysis of sugar tracking studies from 1998-2007. Halifax, NS: Mount Saint Vincent University; 2011.

Thesis/Dissertation: Electronic

Noseworthy B. Buying local at grocery stores in Nova Scotia: implications for food security and healthy eating. Halifax, NS: Mount Saint Vincent University; 2012 [cited 2014 Jan 7]. Available from http://ec.msvu.ca:8080/xmlui/handle/10587/1244


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