Conservation Biology Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Conservation Biology style?

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.

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How do you cite a book in the Conservation Biology 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 Conservation Biology

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, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Conservation Biology citation:
Angelou M. 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edition. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Conservation Biology looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Conservation Biology format?

An Conservation Biology citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

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 October 4, 2022).
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 October 4, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Conservation Biology style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Conservation Biology

Here’s an Conservation Biology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher. Available from https://www.example.com (accessed October 4, 2022).
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 October 4, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Conservation Biology in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in 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 October 4, 2022).
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 October 4, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Conservation Biology referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Conservation Biology, this is what you’ll need

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 October 4, 2022).
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 October 4, 2022).
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?

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in Conservation Biology

An example song citation in Conservation Biology.
Lastname F. 2000. Song Title. Available from http://www.example.com (accessed October 4, 2022).
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 October 4, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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