Behavior Genetics Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Behavior Genetics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Behavior Genetics 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 Behavior Genetics.

cite Behavior Genetics  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Behavior Genetics 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 Behavior Genetics

Here’s an example book citation in Behavior Genetics 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:
Behavior Genetics 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 Behavior Genetics looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Behavior Genetics citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Behavior Genetics format?

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

Here’s a Behavior Genetics 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 Behavior Genetics:
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 Behavior Genetics style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Behavior Genetics

Here’s an Behavior Genetics example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 21 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 21 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Behavior Genetics 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 Behavior Genetics

Here’s a Behavior Genetics citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 21 May 2022
So how to cite a video Behavior Genetics?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 21 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Behavior Genetics referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Behavior Genetics

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 Behavior Genetics.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Behavior Genetics 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 Behavior Genetics referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Behavior Genetics

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


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