Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in SPIE BiOS style

Guide: How to cite a Dictionary entry in SPIE BiOS style

Cite A Dictionary entry in SPIE BiOS style

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

Reference list

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

Template:

[1] Author Surname, A., 'Title', in Publication Title, Publisher, City, p. Pages Used (Year Published).

Example:

[1] Gilbey, R., 'Ten years of making Harry Potter films, by cast and crew', the Guardian, 2011, <http://www.theguardian.com/film/2011/jul/07/harry-potter-making-the-films-cast-and-crew> (28 April 2015).

In-text citation

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

Template

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Example

Stuart Craig, production designer, HP 1-8 :  Sirius Black was imprisoned in a cell at the top of a tower. A couple of movies later, it was replaced by the astronomy tower from which Dumbledore falls to his death. We took incredible liberties with continuity from one film to another. Everyone has been very tolerant; we seem to be forgiven every time. 1

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