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Chicago - Referencing Guide

Internet Documents

Information

Cite documents published on the internet according to the specific guidelines for the type of document. More specific information is available for E-books and E-journals.

Government reports and company annual reports are examples of documents that may be published on the internet.

Access dates are only included for items without a date of publication or modification, see the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th ed., sec. 15.50.

Please note: If no author or editor is given and the document is not a part, article or chapter, then citation is by title, and format will precede the year of publication.

Format

Standard format for citation

Author, A. A. Year. Title: Subtitle. Place of Publication: Publisher. Internet address.

Examples

Electronic document

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority. 2003. Australian Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Management System: A Report to Government by the APVMA - June 2003. Canberra: APVMA. http://www.apvma.gov.au/publications/reports/docs/registration_review_report_
2003.pdf.

Shiell, Kevin. 2006. Animal Welfare Inventory Report to AAWS - Livestock Production Working Group. http://www.daff.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0014/152105/aaws_stocktake_livestock_prod.pdf.

Government publication: Australian Bureau of Statistics document

Australian Bureau of Statistics. 2001. Veterinary Services, Australia, 1999-2000 (cat. no. 8564.0). AusStats, http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/8564.0/.

Government publication: Government department

Australia. Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. 2003. Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Live Laboratory Rats and Mice and Their Reproductive Material. http://www.daff.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0016/13822/2003-06a.pdf.

Whole Internet site

World Wildlife Fund. 2010. WWF Worldwide. http://www.worldwildlife.org/home-full.html.

Blog entry

Tudor, Ken. 2015. "Protecting pets in abusive human relationships." The Daily Vet (blog), June 9, 2015. http://www.petmd.com/blogs/thedailyvet/ken-tudor/2015/june/pets-abusive-human-relationships-32819.

Analytics report

Google Analytics. 2017. Analytics 3.1: Water Corporation Domain Only (Excluding Internal Traffic and Bots%2FSpiders) Overview 20160701-20170630. http://Analytics 3.1 Water Corporation Domain Only (Excluding Internal Traffic and Bots%2FSpiders) Overview 20160701-20170630.pdf.