How to cite a YouTube Video in Arachne

Use this template to cite a YouTube Video in the Arachne citation style.


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in Arachne
Reference a YouTube Video in Arachne

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the Arachne referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in Arachne using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName (2000): Title. YouTube. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (May 9, 2021).
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

Arachne YouTube Video citation:
Pixar (2015): Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (May 9, 2021).
Citing websites and links in Arachne is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in Arachne looks like this:
Tran (2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — Arachne YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in Arachne?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

Yes — Use a Arachne reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a YouTube Video in Arachne?

The Arachne 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 Arachne?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in Arachne is done like this:
Author1 Lastname & Author2 Lastname (2000)
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