Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in TF-NLM style

Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in TF-NLM style

Cite A Dictionary entry in TF-NLM style

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Use the following template to cite a dictionary entry using the TF-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.

Key:

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

Reference list

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

Template:

1. Author Surname Author Initial. Title [Internet]. Publication Title. City: Publisher; Year Published [cited 10 October 2013]. p. Pages Used. Available from: http://Website-Url.

Example:

1. Lifestyle.inquirer.net. The heat’s still on in the new ‘Miss Saigon’ [Internet]. 2015 [cited 29 April 2015]. Available from: http://lifestyle.inquirer.net/160815/the-heats-still-on-in-the-new-miss-saigon.

In-text citation

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

Template

[1]

Example

The song succeeds in making Ellen more human, compared to the original version that made her more of a drama queen’ [1]

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