Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in Bluebook Inline style

Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in Bluebook Inline style

Cite A Dictionary entry in Bluebook Inline style

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Use the following template to cite a dictionary entry using the Bluebook Inline 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 Bluebook Inline style.

In-text citation

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


Title Publication Title Pages Used, http://Website-Url (last visited Oct 10, 2013)


a major problem with this hypothesis is that it does not easily account for the fact that Bacteria and Eukarya have similar membrane lipids, in contrast to those of Archaea Michael T Madigan et al., Brock biology of microorganisms (Benjamin Cummings 13) (2010)

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