APA Referencing Guide — Patents

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APA Referencing Guide — Patents

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  • Cite the patent number and the issue date
  • Name of the inventor(s) to whom the patent was issued
  • Year the patent was issued (in round brackets) followed by a full stop
  • Patent number (in italics) followed by a full stop
  • Place of Issuing Office: Issuing office.

U.S. Patent No. 174,465 (1876)

(U.S. Patent No. 174,465, 1876)

Bell, A. G. (1876). U.S. Patent No. 174,465. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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