CHIMIA Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to CHIMIA 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 CHIMIA.

How do you cite a book in the CHIMIA referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in CHIMIA using placeholders:
F. N. Last Name, ‘Title’, Publisher, City, 2000.
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:
J. K. Rowling, ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London, 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in CHIMIA looks like this: [1]

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

Here’s a CHIMIA journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., Author3 LastnameA. F., Container 2000, Volume, DOI: 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 CHIMIA:
C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, 2007, 18, DOI: 10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in CHIMIA reference style

Here’s an CHIMIA example website reference:
Title,, accessed July16, 2019.
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President,, accessed July16, 2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video CHIMIA

Here’s a CHIMIA citation YouTube video example:
Title,, accessed July16, 2019.
So how to cite a video CHIMIA?
Pizza Clip — Inside Out,, accessed July16, 2019.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using CHIMIA 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 CHIMIA.
F. Lastname, 2000.
Podcast referencing example in CHIMIA using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in CHIMIA.
F. Lastname, ‘Song Title’, 2000.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in CHIMIA:
The Beatles, ‘Here Comes the Sun’, 1969.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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