Answered By: Library Helpdesk
Last Updated: Apr 03, 2020     Views: 42

You should use the below format in your bibliography when creating a reference for a source from Twitter:


AUTHOR, Year. Full text of tweet [Twitter]. Day & month when message posted. Available from: URL [Accessed date].


Here are some examples:


  • CILIP, 2014. Is web filtering in the UK excessive? [Twitter]. 8 July. Available from:  [Accessed 8 July 2014].



For further details please refer to the Harvard Referencing Guide or come to a drop-in.

If you are using a different referencing style to Harvard please contact your tutor for support.

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