How to cite a Personal Communication in Elementa

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


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Citation Guide: Personal Communication in Elementa
Reference a Personal Communication in Elementa

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

Here’s an example Personal Communication citation in Elementa 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:

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

Frequently Asked Questions — Elementa Personal Communication Referencing

How do I cite a Personal Communication in Elementa?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Personal Communication?

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

How do you reference a Personal Communication in Elementa?

The Elementa 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 Elementa?

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