Guide: How to cite a Email in OSA style

Guide: How to cite a Email in OSA style

Cite A Email in OSA style

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Use the following template to cite a email using the OSA 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 OSA style.

Reference list

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


1. Author Initial.  Author Surname, personal communication (Year Published).


1. J.  Conley and A.  McLaren, "Car Troubles,"

In-text citation

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




This article focused on how advertisements try to create an identity for their products. A common identity that is used is the western mythology, in an attempt to make people associate the product with America.  [1]

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