Guide: How to cite a Patent in SPIP - Cite plugin style

Guide: How to cite a Patent in SPIP - Cite plugin style

Cite A Patent in SPIP - Cite plugin style

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Use the following template to cite a patent using the SPIP - Cite plugin 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 SPIP - Cite plugin style.

Reference list

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


<cite|book|title=Title           |authors=Author Surname, Author Forename          |year=Year Published          |volume=Patent Number            |place=Location       >


<cite|book|title=International encyclopedia of men and masculinities           |authors=Flood, Michael          |year=2007             |publisher=Routledge            |place=London        |page=44       >

In-text citation

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


(Author Surname, Author Forename Year Published) 


body image is a high-stakes issue in this postmodern world where movies, television, art and other media are central in shaping cultural notions of ‘proper’ masculinity (Flood, Michael 2007) 

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