Books/eBooks

This page provides reference examples for books and eBooks. For more examples and information, please consult Section 3.12 of the AMA Manual of Style (11th Ed.).

Author(s). Title of Book. [Edition number, if not 1st] ed. Publisher; Year. doi:xx.xxxx OR Accessed [date]. URL


Notes

  • Include the DOI if one as been assigned to the book.
  • For eBooks without a DOI, use a URL along with an accessed date.

Reference Examples

Whole book (with editors)

Etzel RA, Balk SJ, eds. Pediatric Environmental Health. American Academy of Pediatrics; 2011.


Whole eBook

Guyatt G, Rennie D, Meade MO, Cook DJ. Users' Guides to the Medical Literature: A Manual for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice. 3rd ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2015. Accessed August 15, 2020. https://jamaevidence.mhmedical.com/book.aspx?bookID=847