How to cite a Website in SPIE journals

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

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

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

Here’s an example Website citation in SPIE journals using placeholders.
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F., “Title”, 1 January 2000, (accessed 24 June 2021).
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

SPIE journals website citation:
M. Tran, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, 5 November 2008, (accessed 24 June 2021).
Citing websites and links in SPIE journals is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in SPIE journals looks like this:

Frequently Asked Questions — SPIE Journals Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in SPIE Journals?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

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

How do you reference a Website in SPIE Journals?

The SPIE Journals 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 SPIE Journals?

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