How to cite a Book in SPIE journals

Use this template to cite a Book in the SPIE Journals citation style.

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Citation Guide: Book in SPIE journals
Reference a Book in SPIE journals

How do you cite a Book in the SPIE journals referencing style?

Here’s an example Book citation in SPIE journals using placeholders.
F. N. Last Name, Title, Edition, E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed., Publisher, City (2000).
So if we want to cite, for example, “Backlash” by Susan Faludi we’d do so like this:

SPIE journals book citation:
S. Faludi, Backlash, 1st ed., Crown Publishing Group, New York City (1991).
Citing websites and links in SPIE journals is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation book reference in SPIE journals looks like this:

Frequently Asked Questions — SPIE Journals Book Referencing

How do I cite a Book in SPIE Journals?

You can very easily reference a Book in the “SPIE Journals” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Book?

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

How do you reference a Book in SPIE Journals?

The SPIE Journals reference for a Book is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Book in SPIE Journals?

An in-text reference for a Book in SPIE Journals is done like this:
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