ACM Computing Surveys Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to ACM Computing Surveys 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 ACM Computing Surveys.

How do you cite a book in the ACM Computing Surveys referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in ACM Computing Surveys using placeholders:
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First Name Last Name. 2000. Title (Editionth ed.). Publisher, City.
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:
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Joanne K. Rowling. 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1st ed.). Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London.
And an in-text citation book citation in ACM Computing Surveys looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the ACM Computing Surveys citation style?

Here’s a ACM Computing Surveys journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname. 2000. Title. Container Volume, Issue (January 2000), pages Used. DOI: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 ACM Computing Surveys:
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C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 1 (January 2007), 161-172. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in ACM Computing Surveys reference style

Here’s an ACM Computing Surveys example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname. 2000. Title. Retrieved July 18, 2019 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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Mark Tran. 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Retrieved July 18, 2019 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 ACM Computing Surveys

Here’s a ACM Computing Surveys citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. 2000. Title. YouTube. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video ACM Computing Surveys?
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Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Retrieved July 18, 2019 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 ACM Computing Surveys 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 ACM Computing Surveys.
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Firstname Lastname. 2000. Title. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in ACM Computing Surveys using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 2018. 640: Five Women. Retrieved July 18, 2019 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 ACM Computing Surveys referencing style?

An example song citation in ACM Computing Surveys.
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Firstname Lastname. 2000. Song Title. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in ACM Computing Surveys:
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The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun. Retrieved July 18, 2019 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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