How to format your references using the Revista de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Revista de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:

PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
Kirshner, R. P. (2003). Throwing light on dark energy. Science (New York, N.Y.), 300(5627), 1914–1918.
A journal article with 2 authors
Griffith, S. C., & Montgomerie, R. (2003). Evolutionary biology: Why do birds engage in extra-pair copulation? Nature, 422(6934), 833; discussion 833-4.
A journal article with 3 authors
Moree, M., Ewart, S., & Diggs, C. (2004). Strength in unity. Nature, 430(7002), 938–939.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Iitsuka, T., Mita, K., Hozumi, A., Hamada, M., Satoh, N., & Sasakura, Y. (2014). Transposon-mediated targeted and specific knockdown of maternally expressed transcripts in the ascidian Ciona intestinalis. Scientific Reports, 4, 5050.

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
Fortey, R. A., & Bruton, D. L. (2013). Lower Ordovician Trilobites of the Kirtonryggen Formation, Spitsbergen. The Lethaia Foundation.
An edited book
Verhagen, E., & Janvier, A. (Eds.). (2016). Ethical Dilemmas for Critically Ill Babies (1st ed. 2016, Vol. 65). Springer Netherlands.
A chapter in an edited book
Wen, C.-K., Li, W., & Guo, H. (2015). Regulatory Components of Ethylene Signal Transduction. In C.-K. Wen (Ed.), Ethylene in Plants (pp. 73–92). Springer Netherlands.

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for Revista de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología.

Blog post
Luntz, S. (2015, April 9). Building Blocks Of Life Spotted In Alien System. IFLScience; IFLScience.


This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
Government Accountability Office. (2002). Weekend Settlement: Potential Benefits, Costs, and Legal Issues (GAO-02-938). U.S. Government Printing Office.

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
Betts, K. (2017). Ready, Steady, Putt! An Exhibition About the History of Miniature Golf in America [Doctoral dissertation]. George Washington University.

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
Hodara, S. (2015, July 12). Art and Its Inspiration, Side by Side. New York Times, CT8.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by name and year in parentheses:

This sentence cites one reference (Kirshner, 2003).
This sentence cites two references (Griffith & Montgomerie, 2003; Kirshner, 2003).

Here are examples of in-text citations with multiple authors:

  • Two authors: (Griffith & Montgomerie, 2003)
  • Three authors: (Moree et al., 2004)
  • 6 or more authors: (Iitsuka et al., 2014)

About the journal

Full journal titleRevista de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología
ISSN (print)0214-4603
ScopeLPN and LVN
Speech and Hearing

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