This page provides reference examples for information/data found on websites. For more examples and information, please consult Section 3.15.3 of the AMA Manual of Style (11th Ed.).

Author(s) (if given). Title of specific item cited (if none is given, use the name of the organization responsible for the site). Name of the website. [date published]. Updated [date]. Accessed [date]. URL


  • Information on websites may be hard to find. Provide as much of the above information as possible.

Reference Examples

Webpage (with Author)

Carlson SJ. Step up your activity to help lower risk of diabetes. Mayo Clinic website. June 4, 2015. Accessed August 20, 2017. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetes/expert-blog/lower-diabetes-risk-withactivity/bgp-20142203

Webpage (without Author)

Zika travel information. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. January 26, 2016. Updated August 11, 2016. Accessed June 18, 2019. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html