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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Print journal article, more than seven authors

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use the APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA and Vancouver Styles. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

Print journal article, more than seven authors

Reference: First six Authors' Last names, Initials...Last Author's Last name, Initials. (Year). Title of article. Title of Journal, Volume(Issue no.), page numbers. doi

Example: Gerardin, P., Samperiz, S., Ramful, D., Boumahni, B., Bintner, M., Alessandri J.L.,...Fritel, X. (2014). Neurocognitive outcome of children exposed to perinatal mother-to-child Chikungunya virus infection: the CHIMERE cohort study on Reunion Island. Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8(7), 2996.


  • First author's Last name et al. (Year)...
  • (First author's Last name et al.,Year)...


  • Gerardin et al. (2014) investigated the impact of...
  • It was found that the psychomotor development of children whose mothers were exposed to the virus was affected (Gerardin et al., 2014)...


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