Guide: How to cite a Patent in Springer Basic (author-date, no "et al.") style

Guide: How to cite a Patent in Springer Basic (author-date, no "et al.") style

Cite A Patent in Springer Basic (author-date, no "et al.") style

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Use the following template to cite a patent using the Springer Basic (author-date, no "et al.") 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.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Springer Basic (author-date, no "et al.") style.

Reference list

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

Template:

Author Surname Author Initial (Year Published) Title. 

Example:

Bmz.de (2015) Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development - The situation in developing countries. http://www.bmz.de/en/what_we_do/issues/Education/hintergrund/bildungsituation/. Accessed 29 Apr 2015

In-text citation

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

Template

(Author Surname Year Published)

Example

While some states' investment in education is even in excess of 8 per cent of GNI, some developing countries barely achieve 3 per cent (as of 2011). (Bmz.de 2015)

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