Bone Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Bone 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 Bone.

How to do citations in Bone style?
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How do you cite a book in the Bone referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Bone using placeholders:
[1]
F.N. Last Name, Title, Edition, Publisher, City, 2000.
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:
Bone citation:
[1]
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed., Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London, 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in Bone looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Bone citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Bone format?

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

How to cite a website in a paper in Bone style?

Here’s an Bone example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed September 22, 2020).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed September 22, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Bone

Here’s a Bone citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed September 22, 2020).
So how to cite a video Bone?
[1]
Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed September 22, 2020).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Bone 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 Bone.
[1]
F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed September 22, 2020).
Podcast referencing example in Bone using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed September 22, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in Bone.
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F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed September 22, 2020).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Bone:
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The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed September 22, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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