How to cite a Personal Communication in Nature

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


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

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

Here’s an example Personal Communication citation in Nature using placeholders.
Template:
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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:

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

How do I cite a Personal Communication in Nature?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Personal Communication?

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

How do you reference a Personal Communication in Nature?

The Nature 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 Nature?

An in-text reference for a Personal Communication in Nature is done like this:
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