How to Cite Data and Statistics

Tables and figures A guide to using the Vancouver citation style for in text citations and reference lists. See below for an example:.

Tables and Figures - Citing and referencing - Library guides at Monash University

Author, year, Title of. Figure Should be italicized. Never change the unit of measurement or the number of decimal places in the same column.

Refer to the figure in your text. Note that in contrast to MLA bibliographic citations, you will begin with the author's first name: F56 A63 ]. Specific notes explain, qualify or provide information about a particular column, row, or individual entry.

Oxford University Press. The title should be formatted in italic text. National Academies Press. All columns must have headings, even the stub column see example structure , which customarily lists the major independent variables.

In reporting the data, consistency is key: Definitely not! Read on for another quiz question. The APA Style treats using a table, figure or graphic from someone else as a quote. Cite the graph in MLA.

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Available at: The Library Resource Centre provides information for students on copyright and images. Provide a brief description of the graph. Add comment. Publisher OR doi: Wallander ,. Number all tables with Arabic numerals sequentially. This is especially important if you plan to publish your text.

In Editor Eds. Did this summary help you? You forgot to label the citation as Fig 1 in your graph description.