Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in Palaeontology style

Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in Palaeontology style

Cite A Chapter of an edited book in Palaeontology style

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Use the following template to cite a chapter of an edited book using the Palaeontology citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Palaeontology style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Year Published. Chapter Title. In Author Surname, Author Initial. (ed.) Title, Publisher, City, Pages Used pp.


Clymer, A. 2013. Ingredient Watch List: Benzyl Alcohol, Another Irritating Preservative Unsafe for Infants. Organic Skin Care Products | Annmarie Gianni Skin Care. Downloaded from on 27 April 2015.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname Year Published)


Benzyl Alcohol is an organic alcohol found in many plants, fruits and teas. Although it is a useful solvent because it is not as toxic, this means that it is used to dissolve other ingredients to make a smooth solution. (Clymer 2013)

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