Chemosphere Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Chemosphere style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Chemosphere 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 Chemosphere.

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

Are you writing a research paper and want to include the works you found in a book? Here’s a simple guide to do it in Chemosphere:

Here’s an example book citation in Chemosphere using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. 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:
Chemosphere citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Chemosphere looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Chemosphere citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Chemosphere format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Chemosphere citation format.

Here’s a Chemosphere journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 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 Chemosphere:
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 Chemosphere style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Chemosphere to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Chemosphere example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 10.2.2022).
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 [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 10.2.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Chemosphere in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Chemosphere

Here’s a Chemosphere citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 10.2.2022).
So how to cite a video Chemosphere?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 10.2.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Chemosphere referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Chemosphere

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 Chemosphere.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Chemosphere 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 Chemosphere referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Chemosphere

An example song citation in Chemosphere.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Chemosphere:
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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