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The general format for a reference to an online document, including punctuation, is as follows:
 

Websites and Homepages:

APSnet: plant pathology. St Paul (MN): American Phytopatholohical Association; c1994 - 2005 [accessed 2005 Jun 20]. http://www.apsnet.org/.

 

e-books:
Griffiths AJF, Miller JH, Suzuki DT, Lewontin RC, Gelbart WM. Introduction to genetic analysis. 7th ed. New York (NY): W. H. Freeman & Co.; c2000 [accessed 2005 May 31]. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/bv.fcgi?call=bv.View..ShowTOC&rid=iga. TOC

 

Online Journals:

Savage E, Ramsay M, White J, Beard S, Lawson H, Hunjan R,  Brown D. Mumps outbreaks across England and Wales in 2004: observational study. BMJ. 2005 [accessed 2005 May 31];330(7500):1119-1120. http://bmj.bmjjournals.com/cgi/reprint/330/7500/1119. doi:10.1136/bmj.330.7500.1119.

 

Online Databases:

IMGT/HLA Sequence Database. Release 2.9.0. Cambridge (England): european Bioinformatics Institute. 2003 - [updated 2005 Jun 1; accessed 2005 Jun 22]. http://www.ebi.ac.uk/imgt/hla/.

Online Image or Infographic:

Jameson E. Mind on fire [image]. California: Elizabeth Jameson. [accessed 2012 Oct 23]. http://www.jamesonfineart.com/large-multi-view/Art%20of%20the%20Brain/1992765-1-171407/Art%20of%20The%Brain.html
 

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