Animal Cognition Referencing Guide
(updated Jun 2022)


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How to do citations in Animal Cognition style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Animal Cognition 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 Animal Cognition.

cite Animal Cognition  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Animal Cognition 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 Animal Cognition

Here’s an example book citation in Animal Cognition using placeholders:
Last Name FN (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:
Animal Cognition citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn.. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in Animal Cognition looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Animal Cognition citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Animal Cognition format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Animal Cognition

Here’s a Animal Cognition journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (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 Animal Cognition:
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 Animal Cognition style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in Animal Cognition this is what you need

Here’s an Animal Cognition example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 27 Jun. 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. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Animal Cognition in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Animal Cognition

Here’s a Animal Cognition citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022
So how to cite a video Animal Cognition?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Animal Cognition referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Animal Cognition, this is what you’ll need

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 Animal Cognition.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Animal Cognition 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 Animal Cognition referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in Animal Cognition

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


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