Behavioral Sciences Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Behavioral Sciences 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 Behavioral Sciences.

How do you cite a book in the Behavioral Sciences referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Behavioral Sciences using placeholders:
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Last Name, F.N. Title; Editor Last Name, E.F.N., Ed.; Edition.; Publisher: City, 2000; ISBN ISBN.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
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Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone; 1st ed.; Bloomsbury Publishing Inc: London, 1997; ISBN 0747532699.
And an in-text citation book citation in Behavioral Sciences looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Behavioral Sciences citation style?

Here’s a Behavioral Sciences journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author3 LastnameA.F. Title. Container 2000, Volume, pages Used.
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 Behavioral Sciences:
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Petit, C.; Sieffermann, J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007, 18, 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in Behavioral Sciences reference style

Here’s an Behavioral Sciences example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author2 LastnameA.F. Title Available online: https://www.example.com (accessed on Sep.22, 2019).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran, M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President Available online: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed on Sep.22, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Behavioral Sciences

Here’s a Behavioral Sciences citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName Title Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed on Sep.22, 2019).
So how to cite a video Behavioral Sciences?
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Pixar Pizza Clip — Inside Out Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed on Sep.22, 2019).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Behavioral Sciences referencing style

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 Behavioral Sciences.
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Lastname, F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Behavioral Sciences using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life 640: Five Women 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Behavioral Sciences referencing style?

An example song citation in Behavioral Sciences.
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Lastname, F. Song Title; 2000;.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Behavioral Sciences:
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The Beatles Here Comes the Sun; 1969;.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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