Applied Informatics Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Applied Informatics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Applied Informatics 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 Applied Informatics.

cite Applied Informatics  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Applied Informatics referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Applied Informatics 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 Applied Informatics 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:
Applied Informatics 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 Applied Informatics looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Applied Informatics citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Applied Informatics format?

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

Here’s a Applied Informatics 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 Applied Informatics:
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 Applied Informatics style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in Applied Informatics is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an Applied Informatics example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 28 May 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 28 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Applied Informatics 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 Applied Informatics

Here’s a Applied Informatics citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 28 May 2022
So how to cite a video Applied Informatics?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 28 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Applied Informatics referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Applied Informatics, all you need to do is the following

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 Applied Informatics.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Applied Informatics 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 Applied Informatics referencing style?

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in Applied Informatics

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


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