Citing and referencing: Websites

A guide to the styles recommended by Monash schools and departments for students and researchers

IEEE Introductory Contents

Mechanics and structure of IEEE style:

IEEE style contents: Examples

Publication examples:

IEEE Resources

Websites

Website page contents:

Blog
Web document authored by personal author and a professional organisation
Web document authored by a professional organisation
Professional website where the date of publication is not immediately apparent
You tube video

 Check that you are using the standard abbreviations for websites

Citation Elements

 

 

The following are suggested examples based on information available from the IEEE Citation Guidelines. Please contact the appropriate academic staff member to clarify any referencing issues you may have.

First name or intials. Surname. (year, month day). Title (edition) [Type of medium]. Available: site/path/file

Examples

Blog

[1] R. Miller, Monash University Library (2012, Oct. 2). Use your smartphone to discover popular scholarly articles [Blog]. Available: https://blogs.monash.edu/library/2012/10/02/use-your-smartphone-to-discover-popular-scholarly-articles/

Web document authored by personal author and a professional organisation

 

[2] R. Crow and Open Society Institute (2004, Aug.). A Guide to Institutional Repository Software (3rd ed.) [Online]. Available: http://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/openaccess/pdf/OSI_Guide_to_IR_Software_v3.pdf

Web document authored by a professional organisation

[3] IEEE Corporate Communications. (2010, Nov.). IEEE Visual Identity Guidelines: IEEE Master Brand Standards, Colour Palette, Typography, Imagery, Design System [Online]. Available: http://www.ieee.org/documents/ieee_visual_guidelines.pdf

The following example does not have an edition statement.  Where no author is given, the organisation responsible for the website where the document was housed  can be listed instead ie IEEE.  In this case the publication lists the contact details for queries regarding the publication as IEEE Corporate Communications.

Professional website where the date of publication is not immediately apparent

[4] A. Sekercioglu. (2004, Mar. 25). Ahmet's FAQs [Online]. Available: http://titania.ctie.monash.edu.au/ahmet-faq.html
[5]

Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering, Monash University (2007, July 31). Dr Jean Armstrong: Brief Biography [Online]. Available: http://www.ecse.monash.edu.au/staff/jeana/aboutarmstrong.html

You tube video
[6]

A. Ooi, J.Evans and G.Buskes (2010, Oct. 25). Don't Stop Engineering [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zwErH3nQCU