How to cite a Personal Communication in Ecology Letters

Use this template to cite a Personal Communication in the Ecology Letters citation style.


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Citation Guide: Personal Communication in Ecology Letters
Reference a Personal Communication in Ecology Letters

How do you cite a Personal Communication in the Ecology Letters referencing style?

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

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

Frequently Asked Questions — Ecology Letters Personal Communication Referencing

How do I cite a Personal Communication in Ecology Letters?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Personal Communication?

Yes — Use a Ecology Letters reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Personal Communication in Ecology Letters?

The Ecology Letters 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 Ecology Letters?

An in-text reference for a Personal Communication in Ecology Letters is done like this:
(Authorlastname 2000)
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