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
Yutzey, K. E. (2015). Regenerative biology: Neuregulin 1 makes heart muscle. Nature, 520(7548), 445–446.
A journal article with 2 authors
Liao, L., & Cao, Z. (2014). Directional scaling symmetry of high-symmetry two-dimensional lattices. Scientific Reports, 4, 6193.
A journal article with 3 authors
Silva-Santos, B., Pennington, D. J., & Hayday, A. C. (2005). Lymphotoxin-mediated regulation of gammadelta cell differentiation by alphabeta T cell progenitors. Science (New York, N.Y.), 307(5711), 925–928.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Spotila, J. R., Reina, R. D., Steyermark, A. C., Plotkin, P. T., & Paladino, F. V. (2000). Pacific leatherback turtles face extinction. Nature, 405(6786), 529–530.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Bintliff, J. (2012). The Complete Archaeology of Greece. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
An edited book
Devillers, R., & Valmari, A. (Eds.). (2015). Application and Theory of Petri Nets and Concurrency: 36th International Conference, PETRI NETS 2015, Brussels, Belgium, June 21-26, 2015, Proceedings (Vol. 9115). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
A chapter in an edited book
Richards, H., & Swanger, J. (2009). Culture Change: A Practical Method with a Theoretical Basis. In J. de Rivera (Ed.), Handbook on Building Cultures of Peace (pp. 57–70). New York, NY: Springer.

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
Carpineti, A. (2017, April 5). Astronomers Have Spotted A “Lost” Planet The Size Of Neptune. Retrieved October 30, 2018, from


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. (1972). Air Force Decision Not To Purchase Certain Automatic Data Processing Equipment Located at Its Environmental Technical Applications Center, Washington, D.C (No. B-151204). Washington, DC: 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
Stanfill, D. L. (2010). Teacher perception of the alignment of enhancing Missouri’s Instructional Networked Teaching Strategies (eMINTS) with the National Staff Development Council (NSDC) Standards (Doctoral dissertation). Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO.

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
Wagner, J. (2017, March 11). Returning for Friendship, and Drums. New York Times, p. SP3.

In-text citations

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

This sentence cites one reference (Yutzey, 2015).
This sentence cites two references (Liao & Cao, 2014; Yutzey, 2015).

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

  • Two authors: (Liao & Cao, 2014)
  • Three authors: (Silva-Santos, Pennington, & Hayday, 2005)
  • 6 or more authors: (Spotila, Reina, Steyermark, Plotkin, & Paladino, 2000)

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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