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Fine Arts and Music Citation Style Guide for Specialised Resources

Guide to creating citations in Chicago 16A and Harvard for specialised resources frequently used at the Victorian College of the Arts.

VCA Citation Guide for Specialised Resources: Chicago 16A

Need help citing specialised resources for Music, Visual and Performing Arts?

The VCA Citation Guide for Chicago 16A gives examples of how to cite resources including audio-visual material, electronic resources (blogs, podcasts, streamed audio/video etc), and many more. Click on the image to access the guide.

For citing standard reference types, such as books and journals, please consult re:cite.

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The VCA Citation Guide  by the Southbank Library is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.




The citation style required at the VCA is Chicago 16A (although Film & Television and Theatre students may choose to use Harvard).

re:cite is the University of Melbourne Library's online guide to referencing, citation and acknowledgment in your research or essay. It covers standard reference types. For guidance on citation of specialised resources using Chicago 16A, see the VCA Citation Guide.