Biological Theory Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Biological Theory style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Biological Theory 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 Biological Theory.

cite Biological Theory  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Biological Theory referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Biological Theory

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

How to reference a journal article in the Biological Theory citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Biological Theory format?

An Biological Theory citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Biological Theory 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 Biological Theory:
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 Biological Theory style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Biological Theory, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Biological Theory example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 5 Jul. 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 5 Jul. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Biological Theory in 2022

Did you know almost 5 billion videos are watched on Youtube every single day. Here’s how to cite one in Biological Theory

Here’s a Biological Theory citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022
So how to cite a video Biological Theory?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Biological Theory referencing style

As the world goes digital, so does the way we learn. Podcasts have become an increasingly common source of knowledge. Here’s how to cite a podcast episode in Biological Theory

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 Biological Theory.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Biological Theory 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 Biological Theory referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Biological Theory is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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