How to cite a YouTube Video in American Sociological Association

Use this template to cite a YouTube Video in the American Sociological Association citation style.


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in American Sociological Association
Reference a YouTube Video in American Sociological Association

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the American Sociological Association referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in American Sociological Association using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName. 2000. “Title.” YouTube. Retrieved September 17, 2021 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX).
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

American Sociological Association YouTube Video citation:
Pixar. 2015. “Pizza Clip — Inside Out.” YouTube. Retrieved September 17, 2021 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ).
Citing websites and links in American Sociological Association is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in American Sociological Association looks like this:
(Tran 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — American Sociological Association YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in American Sociological Association?

You can very easily reference a YouTube Video in the “American Sociological Association” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

How do you reference a YouTube Video in American Sociological Association?

The American Sociological Association reference for a YouTube Video is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a YouTube Video in American Sociological Association?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in American Sociological Association is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname and Author2 Lastname 2000)
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