How to cite a YouTube Video in Copernicus Publications

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


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in Copernicus Publications
Reference a YouTube Video in Copernicus Publications

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

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in Copernicus Publications using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName: Title, YouTube [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed 17 May 2021), 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

Copernicus Publications YouTube Video citation:
Pixar: Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed 17 May 2021), 2015.
Citing websites and links in Copernicus Publications is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in Copernicus Publications looks like this:
(Tran, 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — Copernicus Publications YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in Copernicus Publications?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

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

How do you reference a YouTube Video in Copernicus Publications?

The Copernicus Publications 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 Copernicus Publications?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in Copernicus Publications is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname and Author2 Lastname, 2000)
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