Cerebral Cortex Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)

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How to do citations in Cerebral Cortex style?

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.

cite Cerebral Cortex  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Cerebral Cortex referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Have you come across fiction, non-fiction, history, novel or any other book and you want to include it in your works-cited-list in Cerebral Cortex? This is how.

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, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Cerebral Cortex citation:
Angelou M. 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Cerebral Cortex looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Cerebral Cortex format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Cerebral Cortex formatting guide, follow these easy steps

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)

How to cite a website in a paper in Cerebral Cortex style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Cerebral Cortex? Here’s how to easily cite it

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:
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 in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in 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

To cite a podcast episode in Cerebral Cortex, all you need to do is the following

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?

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in Cerebral Cortex

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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