Acta Ecologica Sinica Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Acta Ecologica Sinica style?

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cite Acta Ecologica Sinica  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Acta Ecologica Sinica referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Acta Ecologica Sinica always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Acta Ecologica Sinica using placeholders:
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F.N. Last Name, Title, Edition, Publisher, City, 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Acta Ecologica Sinica citation:
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M. Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed., Random House, New York, 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Acta Ecologica Sinica looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Acta Ecologica Sinica citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Acta Ecologica Sinica format?

An Acta Ecologica Sinica citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Acta Ecologica Sinica journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., Title, Container. Volume (2000) pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Acta Ecologica Sinica:
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C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18 (2007) 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Acta Ecologica Sinica style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Acta Ecologica Sinica? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Acta Ecologica Sinica example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed October 3, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed October 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Acta Ecologica Sinica in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in Acta Ecologica Sinica, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

Here’s a Acta Ecologica Sinica citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed October 3, 2022).
So how to cite a video Acta Ecologica Sinica?
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Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed October 3, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Acta Ecologica Sinica referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Acta Ecologica Sinica

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Acta Ecologica Sinica.
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F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed October 3, 2022).
Podcast referencing example in Acta Ecologica Sinica using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed October 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Acta Ecologica Sinica referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Acta Ecologica Sinica

An example song citation in Acta Ecologica Sinica.
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F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed October 3, 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Acta Ecologica Sinica:
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The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed October 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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