Template:Cite AmCyc

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PD-icon.svg "article name needed". The American Cyclopædia. 1879. 

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Purpose[edit]

This template facilitates the citation of articles from editions of The American Cyclopædia. Links to Wikisource or external sources are provided for. {{cite encyclopedia}} is used for the implementation.

Usage[edit]

{{Cite AmCyc|wstitle=put the name of the AmCyc article here}}

or with a specification of additional options:

 |noicon =1 — no leading icon
 |vb     =1 — prescript to attribute copied text (see WP:PLAGIARISM) 
 |inline =1 — alters the prescript to make it suitable for inline citations
 |wstitle=name of the AmCyc article on Wikisource
 |display=alternative name to display in place of the AmCyc article name on Wikisource
 |title=name of the AmCyc article if not on Wikisource
 |url=only set it title= is set
 |year= —defaults to 1879.
For the following parameters see the documentation of {{cite encyclopedia}}
 |author=
 |volume=
 |page=
 |pages=
 |ref=

Examples[edit]

Simple[edit]

{{Cite AmCyc|wstitle=Rotteck, Karl von}}

displays as:

Wikisource-logo.svg "Rotteck, Karl von". The American Cyclopædia. 1879. 

With comment[edit]

{{Cite AmCyc|wstitle=Rotteck, Karl von}} A German historian and activist for freedom of the press.

displays as:

Wikisource-logo.svg "Rotteck, Karl von". The American Cyclopædia. 1879.  A German historian and activist for freedom of the press.

Using noicon[edit]

{{Cite AmCyc|wstitle=Cogniet, Leon|noicon=x}}

displays as:

"Rotteck, Karl von". The American Cyclopædia. 1879. 

Using vb[edit]

If text is incorporated verbatim into an article, the vb parameter can be used to tack on a notice appropriate to the policy in Wikipedia:Plagiarism.

{{Cite AmCyc|wstitle=Rotteck, Karl von|vb=x}}

displays as:

Wikisource-logo.svg This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain"Rotteck, Karl von". The American Cyclopædia. 1879. 

Using title (no Wikisource link)[edit]

{{Cite AmCyc|title=Rotteck, Karl von}}

displays as:

PD-icon.svg "Rotteck, Karl von". The American Cyclopædia. 1879. 

When title is being used, url can be used to specify an external link.

Hidden categories[edit]

This template places articles into a hidden category with sub-categories to aid maintenance:

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]