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When you want to cite a book, type this template and type recommended bibliographic details to make the book citation clear.
 
When you want to cite a book, type this template and type recommended bibliographic details to make the book citation clear.
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== Usage ==
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=== Most common forms ===
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You can cite a book by using the template forms below.
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To cite a book with a credited author
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<pre>{{cite book |first= |last= |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |accessdate=}}</pre>
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or
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<pre>{{cite book |author= |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |accessdate=}}</pre>
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To cite a book with no credited author
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<pre>{{cite book |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |accessate=}}</pre>
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To cite a book in a foreign language
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<pre>{{cite book |first= |last= |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |language= |accessdate=}}</pre>
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=== Full template (complete usage) ===
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<pre>{{cite book |first= |last= |title= |date= |publisher= |location= |accessdate= |pages= |languauge= |month= |year= |archiveurl= |authorlink= |accessyear= |accessmonth= |work= |coauthors= |archivedate= |quote=}}</pre>
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== Paramaters ==
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=== All ===
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* <code>|first=</code> – the author's first name
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* <code>|last=</code> – the author's last name
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* <code>|author=</code> – alternative to the <code>|first=</code> and <code>|last=</code> parameters
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* <code>|title=</code> – the book title
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* <code>|date=</code> – when the book was published
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* <code>|publisher=</code> – name of the publisher
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* <code>|location=</code> – location or address
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* <code>|accessdate=</code> – when the book was accessed
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* <code>|pages=</code> – book's pages that you read
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* <code>|languauge=</code> – the language of the book
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* <code>|month=</code> – the month when the book was published
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* <code>|year=</code> – the year when the book was published
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* <code>|archiveurl=</code> – the URL of the book archive
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* <code>|authorlink=</code> – the URL of the author
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* <code>|accessyear=</code> – the year when you accessed the book
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* <code>|accessmonth=</code> – the month when you accessed the book
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* <code>|work=</code>
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* <code>|coauthors=</code> – name of coauthors
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* <code>|archivedate=</code> – date of the archive
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* <code>|quote=</code> – quote or notes about the source
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== Required ==
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* <code>|author=</code> – author's name
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* <code>|title=</code> – book title
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* <code>|date=</code> – when the book was published

Revision as of 12:49, January 10, 2014

When you want to cite a book, type this template and type recommended bibliographic details to make the book citation clear.

Usage

Most common forms

You can cite a book by using the template forms below.

To cite a book with a credited author

{{cite book |first= |last= |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |accessdate=}}

or

{{cite book |author= |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |accessdate=}}

To cite a book with no credited author

{{cite book |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |accessate=}}

To cite a book in a foreign language

{{cite book |first= |last= |title= |date= |pages= |publisher= |location= |language= |accessdate=}}

Full template (complete usage)

{{cite book |first= |last= |title= |date= |publisher= |location= |accessdate= |pages= |languauge= |month= |year= |archiveurl= |authorlink= |accessyear= |accessmonth= |work= |coauthors= |archivedate= |quote=}}

Paramaters

All

  • |first= – the author's first name
  • |last= – the author's last name
  • |author= – alternative to the |first= and |last= parameters
  • |title= – the book title
  • |date= – when the book was published
  • |publisher= – name of the publisher
  • |location= – location or address
  • |accessdate= – when the book was accessed
  • |pages= – book's pages that you read
  • |languauge= – the language of the book
  • |month= – the month when the book was published
  • |year= – the year when the book was published
  • |archiveurl= – the URL of the book archive
  • |authorlink= – the URL of the author
  • |accessyear= – the year when you accessed the book
  • |accessmonth= – the month when you accessed the book
  • |work=
  • |coauthors= – name of coauthors
  • |archivedate= – date of the archive
  • |quote= – quote or notes about the source

Required

  • |author= – author's name
  • |title= – book title
  • |date= – when the book was published
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