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Here is a suggested format for bibliographic citation of papers published in the SILEWP series (If accessed online, date and URL are required):
Last, First Middle, and First Middle Last. Year. Article title: Subtitle. SIL Electronic Working Papers issue-number. Dallas: SIL International. Accessed date. URL.
Roberts, John R. 2013. Linguistic prerequisites for Bible translation: Amele case study. SIL Electronic Working Papers 2013-001. Dallas: SIL International. Accessed 9 April 2014. http://www.sil.org/resources/publications/entry/55443.