Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in NLM style

Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in NLM style

Cite A Chapter of an edited book in NLM style

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Use the following template to cite a chapter of an edited book using the NLM 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 NLM style.

Reference list

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


1. Author Surname Author Initial. Chapter Title. Title [Internet]. City: Publisher; Year Published [cited 2013 Oct 10]. p. Pages Used. Available from: http://Website URL


1. Hackman J. Leading Teams: Imperatives for Leaders. In: Hickman G, ed. by. Leading Organizations: Perspectives for a New Era. 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.; 2010. p. 212. 

In-text citation

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




they make sure that they have created a real work team that will have some stability over time.  They provide the team with a compelling direction.  They fine-tune the structure of the team so it fosters rather than impedes teamwork. [1]

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