Cerebral Cortex Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Cerebral Cortex 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 Cerebral Cortex.

How do you cite a book in the Cerebral Cortex referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Cerebral Cortex using placeholders:
Last Name FN. 2000. Title. Edition. ed. City: Publisher.
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:
Rowling JK. 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in Cerebral Cortex looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Cerebral Cortex citation style?

Here’s a Cerebral Cortex journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container. 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 Cerebral Cortex:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in Cerebral Cortex reference style

Here’s an Cerebral Cortex example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com
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 [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Cerebral Cortex

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

How to cite a podcast using Cerebral Cortex 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 Cerebral Cortex.
Lastname F. 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Cerebral Cortex 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 Cerebral Cortex referencing style?

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


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