Acta Polytechnica Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Acta Polytechnica style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Acta Polytechnica 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 Polytechnica.

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How do you cite a book in the Acta Polytechnica 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 Polytechnica

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Acta Polytechnica format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Acta Polytechnica formatting guide, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Acta Polytechnica journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F.: Title. Container, Volume (Issue), 2000, p. pages Used.
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 Polytechnica:
[1]
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J.: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18 (1), 2007, p. 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Acta Polytechnica

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

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How to cite a YouTube video Acta Polytechnica in 2022

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

Here’s a Acta Polytechnica citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName: Title. 2000.
So how to cite a video Acta Polytechnica?
[1]
Pixar: Pizza Clip — Inside Out. 2015.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Acta Polytechnica 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 Polytechnica, 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 Polytechnica.
[1]
Lastname, F.: Title. Publisher, 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Acta Polytechnica using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life: 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio, 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Acta Polytechnica. This is all you need

An example song citation in Acta Polytechnica.
[1]
Lastname, F.: Song Title. 2000.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Acta Polytechnica:
[1]
The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun. 1969.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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