Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in JAWMA style

Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in JAWMA style

Cite A Dictionary entry in JAWMA style

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Use the following template to cite a dictionary entry using the JAWMA 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 JAWMA 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'. Publication Title. City: Publisher. http://Website-Url.

Example:

Design.designmuseum.org,. 2015. 'Ettore Sottsass / Design Museum Collection :  - Design/Designer Information'. http://design.designmuseum.org/design/ettore-sottsass.

In-text citation

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

Template

(Author Surname, Year Published)

Example

No sooner had he graduated than he was called up into the Italian army only to spend most of World War II in a Yugoslavian concentration camp. "There was nothing courageous or enjoyable about the ridiculous war I fought in," Sottsass wrote. "I learned nothing from it. It was a complete waste of time." (Design.designmuseum.org, 2015)

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