CNS Drugs Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to CNS Drugs 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 CNS Drugs.

How do you cite a book in the CNS Drugs referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in CNS Drugs using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. City: Publisher; 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:
1. Rowling JK. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc; 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in CNS Drugs looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the CNS Drugs citation style?

Here’s a CNS Drugs journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000 [cited 2019Jul.18];Volume:pages Used. 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 CNS Drugs:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007 [cited 2019Jul.18];18:161-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in CNS Drugs reference style

Here’s an CNS Drugs example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2019Jul.18]. 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:
1. Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2019Jul.18]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing websites and links in CNS Drugs is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension →

How to cite a YouTube video CNS Drugs

Here’s a CNS Drugs citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2019Jul.18]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video CNS Drugs?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2019Jul.18]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using CNS Drugs 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 CNS Drugs.
1. Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2019Jul.18]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in CNS Drugs using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2019Jul.18]. 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 CNS Drugs referencing style?

An example song citation in CNS Drugs.
1. Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2019Jul.18]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in CNS Drugs:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2019Jul.18]. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


You can automate citing and referencing any source in CNS Drugs using Citationsy.
Cite sources using the CNS Drugs Citation Machine
Citationsy is a reference management used by more than 100 000 students, academics, and researchers around the world.
It’s free to use and has iPhone and Android apps available. Sign up now →


Stop doing your references by hand.

Citationsy is a no-nonsense reference collection and bibliography creation tool for people who value simplicity, privacy, and speed.

Spend time on stuff that matters.