ASTRA Proceedings Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in ASTRA Proceedings style?

This is the Citationsy guide to ASTRA Proceedings 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 ASTRA Proceedings.

cite ASTRA Proceedings  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the ASTRA Proceedings 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 ASTRA Proceedings

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

How to reference a journal article in the ASTRA Proceedings citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in ASTRA Proceedings format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the ASTRA Proceedings citation format.

Here’s a ASTRA Proceedings journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F.: Title, Container, Volume(Issue), pages Used, doi:DOI, 2000.
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 ASTRA Proceedings:
Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J.: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, , 18(1), 161-172, doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008, 2007.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in ASTRA Proceedings style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in ASTRA Proceedings? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an ASTRA Proceedings example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F.: Title, [online] Available from: https://www.example.com (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2000.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M.: Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, [online] Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video ASTRA Proceedings 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 ASTRA Proceedings

Here’s a ASTRA Proceedings citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName: Title, YouTube [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2000.
So how to cite a video ASTRA Proceedings?
Pixar: Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2015.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using ASTRA Proceedings referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in ASTRA Proceedings

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 ASTRA Proceedings.
Lastname, F.: Title, [online] Available from: http://www.example.com (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2000.
Podcast referencing example in ASTRA Proceedings using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life: 640: Five Women, [online] Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using ASTRA Proceedings referencing style?

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in ASTRA Proceedings

An example song citation in ASTRA Proceedings.
Lastname, F.: Song Title. [online] Available from: http://www.example.com (Accessed 4 October 2022), 2000.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in ASTRA Proceedings:
The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun. [online] Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (Accessed 4 October 2022), 1969.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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