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Biomedical Engineering: Media and Images

Images and Video

During your coursework you may require audio, images, or videos to enhance your projects and design work. This page provides links to resources which are either freely available online, or provided to you through the University of Waterloo Library subscriptions. Regardless of how you access materials, make sure to cite them appropriately.

Access and stream video:

Find images:

Video Copyright and Educational Streaming

Examples of how to cite video in APA format

Citing Sources from YouTube:

Sample citation for YouTube video: 

Harvard University. (2019, August 28). Soft robotic gripper for jellyfish [Video]. YouTube.

Sample citation for YouTube channel:

Walker, A. (n.d.). Playlists [YouTube channel]. YouTube. Retrieved October 8, 2019, from


Citing Sources from JoVE:

JoVE video with no author listed: 

Jove. (2021) Molecular cloning [video]. Jove.

Jove video with author listed:

Smith J, Kemp A. (March 2019) Molecular cloning and ethics considerations [video]. Jove.

The date noted should be the date that the video was uploaded.