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  • In publications (e.g. academic articles, research or policy papers) you can footnote or endnote the interview you are quoting from as follows:
    • Transcript, [Name of Interviewee], [Date of Interview], Ministers Reflect Archive, Institute for Government, Online: [Web Address of Transcript], Accessed: [Download Date].
    • For example: Transcript, George Young, 21 July 2015, Ministers Reflect Archive, Institute for Government, Online:, Accessed: 15 December 2015
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