Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in IHS style

Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in IHS style

Cite A Dictionary entry in IHS style

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

Reference list

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

Template:

Author Surname, Author Forename, 'Title' in Publication Title (City, Year Published) (http://Website-Url) (10 Oct. 2013)

Example:

Snowden, Edward, , TED, 2014

In-text citation

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

Template

Author Forename Author Surname, 'Title' in Publication Title (City, Year Published), p. Pages Used (http://Website-Url) (10 Oct. 2013).

Example

you're giving up your rights. You're saying hey, you know, I don't think I'm going to need them, so I'm just going to trust that, you know, let's get rid of them, it doesn't really matter, these guys are going to do the right thing. Your rights matter because you never know when you're going to need them. Edward Snowden, , TED, 2014.

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