How to cite a Website in Public Library of Science

Use this template to cite a Website in the Public Library Of Science citation style.


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Citation Guide: Website in Public Library of Science
Reference a Website in Public Library of Science

How do you cite a Website in the Public Library of Science referencing style?

Here’s an example Website citation in Public Library of Science using placeholders.
Template:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. In: [Internet]. Publisher; 1Jan.2000 [cited 14Jun.2021]. Available: https://www.example.com
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

Public Library of Science website citation:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. In: [Internet]. The Guardian; 5Nov.2008 [cited 14Jun.2021]. Available: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
Citing websites and links in Public Library of Science is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in Public Library of Science looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — Public Library Of Science Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in Public Library Of Science?

You can very easily reference a Website in the “Public Library Of Science” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

How do you reference a Website in Public Library Of Science?

The Public Library Of Science reference for a Website is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Website in Public Library Of Science?

An in-text reference for a Website in Public Library Of Science is done like this:
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