How to cite a Personal Communication in Ethnomusicology

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


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

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

Here’s an example Personal Communication citation in Ethnomusicology using placeholders.
Template:
Authorlastname, Authorfirstname. Letter to Recipientfirstname Recipientlastname. 2000. “Title”, February 1.
So if we want to cite, for example, an email message sent by Elisabeth Smith to John Doe we’d do so like this:

Ethnomusicology Personal Communication citation:
Elisabeth, Smith. Letter to John Doe. 2000. “Email Message to Author”, February 1.
Citing websites and links in Ethnomusicology is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation Personal Communication reference in Ethnomusicology looks like this:
(Elisabeth 2000)

Frequently Asked Questions — Ethnomusicology Personal Communication Referencing

How do I cite a Personal Communication in Ethnomusicology?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Personal Communication?

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

How do you reference a Personal Communication in Ethnomusicology?

The Ethnomusicology 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 Ethnomusicology?

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