How to cite a Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications

Use this template to cite a Personal Communication in the Copernicus Publications citation style.


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Citation Guide: Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications
Reference a Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications

How do you cite a Personal Communication in the Copernicus Publications referencing style?

Here’s an example Personal Communication citation in Copernicus Publications using placeholders.
Template:
Authorlastname, A.: Title, 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, an email message sent by Elisabeth Smith to John Doe we’d do so like this:

Copernicus Publications Personal Communication citation:
Elisabeth, S.: Email message to author, 2000.
Citing websites and links in Copernicus Publications is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation Personal Communication reference in Copernicus Publications looks like this:
(Elisabeth, 2000)

Frequently Asked Questions — Copernicus Publications Personal Communication Referencing

How do I cite a Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications?

You can very easily reference a Personal Communication in the “Copernicus Publications” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Personal Communication?

Yes — Use a Copernicus Publications reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications?

The Copernicus Publications reference for a Personal Communication is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications?

An in-text reference for a Personal Communication in Copernicus Publications is done like this:
(Authorlastname, 2000)
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