Guide: How to cite a Online image or video in PLOS style

Guide: How to cite a Online image or video in PLOS style

Cite A Online image or video in PLOS style

Ads keep us free. Upgrade to remove.

Use the following template to cite a online image or video using the PLOS citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the PLOS style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


1. Author Surname Author Initial (Year Published) Title. Available: http://Website-Url. Accessed 10 October 2013.


1. Wong S, Gilmore H, Ramage-Morin P (2014) Parkinson's Disease: Prevalence, Diagnosis and impact. Health Reports 25: 10-14. Available: Accessed 24 April 2015.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.




Parkinson's disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder after Alzheimer's disease.1 It results from the loss of cells in the brain that produce dopamine, a chemical that controls the body's movements. [1]

Popular PLOS Citation Guides

Other PLOS Citation Guides

Join Us!

Save Time and Improve Your Marks with Cite This For Me

10,587 students joined last month!!

  • ✔ Save your bibliographies for longer
  • ✔ Quick and accurate citation program
  • ✔ Save time when referencing
  • ✔ Make your student life easy and fun
  • ✔ Use plagiarism checker
  • ✔ Create and edit multiple bibliographies