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    References and footnotes

    When you write an article and a reference is generally applicable, then it can be listed at the end of the article without using footnotes.

    Alternatively, if a reference relates to a particular part of an article, a footnote can be used.[1]

    Having the same reference appearing in both footnotes and references is clumsy. A better way is to list all references together and use short footnote references.[2]

    The codes used for footnotes are described elsewhere.

    Usually articles are several pages long and the footnotes are separated from the text. So:
    • To go from the article text to the appropriate footnote, click on the superscript footnote number.
    • To go from a footnote back to the appropriate place in the article, click on carat symbol at the beginning of the footnote.
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    Codes

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    References and footnotes

    When you write an article and a reference is generally applicable, then it can be listed at the end of the article without using footnotes.

    Alternatively, if a reference relates to a particular part of an article, a footnote can be used.[3]

    Having the same reference appearing in both footnotes and references is clumsy. A better way is to list all references together and use short footnote references.[4]

    The codes used for footnotes are described elsewhere.

    Usually articles are several pages long and the footnotes are separated from the text. So:
    • To go from the article text to the appropriate footnote, click on the superscript footnote number.
    • To go from a footnote back to the appropriate place in the article, click on carat symbol at the beginning of the footnote.
    (This article is too short to show the linking properly.)

    Footnotes

    1. ^Anon, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers, AGPS Press, 1988, pages 148-151.
    2. ^Anon (1988), pages 148-151.
    3. ^Anon, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers, AGPS Press, 1988, pages 148-151.
    4. ^Anon (1988), pages 148-151.


    References

    Anon, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers, AGPS Press, 1988.
    Writing and Editing Encyclopedia Articles


    Footnotes

    1. ^Anon, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers, AGPS Press, 1988, pages 148-151.
    2. ^Anon (1988), pages 148-151.
    3. ^Anon, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers, AGPS Press, 1988, pages 148-151.
    4. ^Anon (1988), pages 148-151.


    References

    Anon, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers, AGPS Press, 1988.
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