Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
In text citation
Gates, B. [BillGates]. (2013, February 26). #Polio is 99% eradicated. Join me & @FCBarcelona as we work to finish the job
and #EndPolio. VIDEO: http://b-gat.es/X75Lvy [Tweet]. Retrieved from https://twitter.com/BillGates
Author Surname, Initial(s). [Author’s screen name]. (Year, Month, Day). Title [Tweet]. Retrieved from URL
- Provide the author’s screen name in square brackets after their proper name.
- If only the screen name is known, provide it without the square brackets (in place of the author’s real name).
- Provide the content of the tweet (up to the first 40 words) as the title.
- Do not italicise the title of tweets.
Would you like to have a printed guide at hand? You can find a useful one here APA Guide for printing
Mendeley is referencing software which allows you to:
- store references
- organise references
- generate citations
- generate reference lists
- share references
To get a Mendeley account on the CBS Library Institutional Licence please visit CBS Mendeley Guide