Burns Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to Burns citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in Burns style?
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 Burns.
How do you cite a book in the Burns referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in Burns using placeholders:
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
Rowling JK. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc; 1997.
How to reference a journal article in the Burns citation style?
Here’s a Burns journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in Burns format?
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;Volume:pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI.
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 2007;18:161-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
How to cite a website in a paper in Burns style?Here’s an Burns example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title 2000. https://www.example.com (accessed April 18, 2021).
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed April 18, 2021).
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How to cite a YouTube video BurnsHere’s a Burns citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title. YouTube 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed April 18, 2021).
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed April 18, 2021).
How to cite a podcast using Burns referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Burns.
Lastname F. Title 2000.
This American Life. 640: Five Women 2018.
How to cite a piece of music or a song using Burns referencing style?An example song citation in Burns.
Lastname F. Song Title. 2000.
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969.
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