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Citing the Bible and other Biblical Resources

This guide will help users cite the Bible, and Bible dictionaries, encyclopedias, commentaries, and atlases.

Unsigned Entry -- No publisher info (Web)

Unsigned Entry -- Dictionary or Encyclopedia (Web)

Use when:No author(s) is listed for the entry and/or city of publication and/or publisher information is missing.

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APA

Easton, M. G. (Ed.). (1897). Love. In Easton's Bible dictionary (3rd ed.). N.p. http://kingjamesbibledictionary.com/Dictionary/love

MLA

Easton, Matthew George, editor. “Love.” Easton's Bible Dictionary, 3rd ed., 1897. King James Bible Dictionary, www.kingjamesbibledictionary.com/Dictionary/love.

Turabian

Bibliography Style (accompanies notes):

Easton, Matthew George, ed. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 3rd ed. N.p., 1897. http://kingjamesbibledictionary.com/Dictionary/love.
 

Reference List Style (accompanies parenthetical citations):

Easton, Matthew George, ed. 1897. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 3rd ed. N.p. http://kingjamesbibledictionary.com/Dictionary/love.

Chicago

Bibliography Style (accompanies notes):

Easton, Matthew George, ed. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 3rd ed. N.p., 1897. http://kingjamesbibledictionary.com/Dictionary/love.

Reference List Style (accompanies parenthetical references):

Easton, Matthew George, ed. 1897. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 3rd ed. N.p. http://kingjamesbibledictionary.com/Dictionary/love.

Signed Entry (Web)

Signed Entry -- Dictionary or Encyclopedia (Web)

Use when: An individual author(s) is listed for the entry.

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APA

Schaefer, G. E. (1996). Peace. In W. A. Elwell (Ed.), Baker’s evangelical dictionary of biblical theology. Baker Books. http://www.biblestudytools.com/dictionaries/bakers-evangelical-dictionary/

MLA

Schaefer, Glenn. E. “Peace.” Baker’s Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, edited by Walter A. Elwell, Baker Books, 1996. Bible Study Tools Online, www.biblestudytools.com/dictionaries/bakers-evangelical-dictionary/.

Turabian

Bibliography Style (accompanies notes):

Schaefer, Glenn E. "Peace." In Baker’s Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, edited by Walter A. Elwell. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1996. http://www.biblestudytools.com/dictionaries/bakers-evangelical-dictionary/
 

Reference List Style (accompanies parenthetical references):

Schaefer, Glenn E. 1996. "Peace." In Baker’s Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, edited by Walter A. Elwell. Grand Rapids: Baker Books. http://www.biblestudytools.com/dictionaries/bakers-evangelical-dictionary/.

Chicago

Bibliography Style (accompanies notes):

Schaefer, Glenn E. "Peace." In Baker’s Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, edited by Walter A. Elwell. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1996. http://www.biblestudytools.com/dictionaries/bakers-evangelical-dictionary/
 

Reference List Style (accompanies parenthetical references):

Schaefer, Glenn E. 1996. "Peace." In Baker’s Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, edited by Walter A. Elwell. Grand Rapids: Baker Books. http://www.biblestudytools.com/dictionaries/bakers-evangelical-dictionary/.