African Zoology Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in African Zoology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to African Zoology 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 African Zoology.

cite African Zoology  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the African Zoology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in African Zoology

Here’s an example book citation in African Zoology using placeholders:
LAST NAME, F. N. 2000. Title (Edition). 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:
African Zoology citation:
ANGELOU, M. 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1st edition). Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in African Zoology looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the African Zoology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in African Zoology format?

An African Zoology 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 African Zoology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author3 LastnameA. F. 2000. Title. Container Volume:pages Used. Journal Name.
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 African Zoology:
PETIT, C. & SIEFFERMANN, J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18:161-172. Food Quality and Preference.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in African Zoology style?

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

Here’s an African Zoology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author2 LastnameA. F. 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
TRAN, M. 2008, November 5. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video African Zoology in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in African Zoology

Here’s a African Zoology citation YouTube video example:
CHANNELNAME. 2000, January 1. Title.
So how to cite a video African Zoology?
PIXAR. 2015, June 3. Pizza Clip — Inside Out.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using African Zoology referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in African Zoology

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 African Zoology.
LASTNAME, F. 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in African Zoology using “This American Life” episode 640:
THIS AMERICAN LIFE. 2018, March 2. 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using African Zoology referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in African Zoology is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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