How to cite a YouTube Video in U.S. Geological Survey

Use this template to cite a YouTube Video in the U.S. Geological Survey citation style.


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in U.S. Geological Survey
Reference a YouTube Video in U.S. Geological Survey

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the U.S. Geological Survey referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in U.S. Geological Survey using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName, 2000, Title, accessed June 20, 2021, at YouTube at 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:

U.S. Geological Survey YouTube Video citation:
Pixar, 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, accessed June 20, 2021, at YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
Citing websites and links in U.S. Geological Survey is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in U.S. Geological Survey looks like this:
(Tran, 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — U.S. Geological Survey YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in U.S. Geological Survey?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

Yes — Use a U.S. Geological Survey reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a YouTube Video in U.S. Geological Survey?

The U.S. Geological Survey 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 U.S. Geological Survey?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in U.S. Geological Survey is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname and Author2 Lastname, 2000)
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