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Referencing Style Guide: Personal communication

Personal Communication - Reference LIst

Note: Personal communication is usually unpublished information retrieved from letters, email, personal interviews, or telephone conversations. It is only cited in-text and not in the reference list in the format provided below. We recommend using sparingly and only with good reason because it does not provide recoverable data.

Personal Communication - In-Text Citation

D. McNally (personal communication, April 18, 2016) advised that …
… to avoid ethical quandaries (D. McNally, personal communication, April 18, 2016).



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