Chest Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Chest style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Chest 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 Chest.

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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Chest

Here’s an example book citation in Chest using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Chest citation:
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Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Chest looks like this: 1

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Chest format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in Chest? Here’s how

Here’s a Chest journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet] 2000 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Volume(Issue):pages Used. Available from: URL
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 Chest:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet] 2007 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];18(1):161-172. Available from: http://dx.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 Chest style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Chest

Here’s an Chest example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Available from: 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:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. 2008 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video Chest 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 Chest

Here’s a Chest citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Chest?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using Chest referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Chest, 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 Chest.
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Chest using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. 2018 [cited 2022 Sep. 24];Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Chest

An example song citation in Chest.
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022 Sep. 24]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Chest:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. 1969 [cited 2022 Sep. 24]. Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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