Conservation Biology Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Conservation Biology 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 Conservation Biology.

How do you cite a book in the Conservation Biology referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Conservation Biology using placeholders:
Last Name FN. 2000. TitleEdition. 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:
Rowling JK. 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st edition. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London.
And an in-text citation book citation in Conservation Biology looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Conservation Biology citation style?

Here’s a Conservation Biology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container Volume:pages Used. Journal Name. Available from URL (accessed July 17, 2019).
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 Conservation Biology:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18:161-172. Food Quality and Preference. Available from http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008 (accessed July 17, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in Conservation Biology reference style

Here’s an Conservation Biology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher. Available from https://www.example.com (accessed July 17, 2019).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. 2008, November 5. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. Available from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed July 17, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Conservation Biology

Here’s a Conservation Biology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000, January 1. Title. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed July 17, 2019).
So how to cite a video Conservation Biology?
Pixar. 2015, June 3. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed July 17, 2019).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Conservation Biology 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 Conservation Biology.
Lastname F. 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher. Available from http://www.example.com (accessed July 17, 2019).
Podcast referencing example in Conservation Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018, March 2. 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. Available from https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed July 17, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

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

An example song citation in Conservation Biology.
Lastname F. 2000. Song Title. Available from http://www.example.com (accessed July 17, 2019).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Conservation Biology:
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun. Available from https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed July 17, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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