Acta Oecologica Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Acta Oecologica style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Acta Oecologica citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Acta Oecologica.

cite Acta Oecologica  — Referencing Guide



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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Acta Oecologica

Here’s an example book citation in Acta Oecologica using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. Publisher, City.
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 Oecologica citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Acta Oecologica looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Acta Oecologica format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Acta Oecologica, follow this example

Here’s a Acta Oecologica journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title. Container Volume, 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 Oecologica:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J., 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18, 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Acta Oecologica style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in Acta Oecologica. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Acta Oecologica example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 5.24.2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 5.24.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Acta Oecologica in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in Acta Oecologica

Here’s a Acta Oecologica citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 5.24.2022).
So how to cite a video Acta Oecologica?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 5.24.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Acta Oecologica referencing style

Did you know there are over 50 million podcast episodes out in the world for you to listen to? If you want to cite one in Acta Oecologica, here’s how

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 Oecologica.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Acta Oecologica using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018. 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

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

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in Acta Oecologica

An example song citation in Acta Oecologica.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Acta Oecologica:
The Beatles, 1969. Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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