Constraints Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to Constraints citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in Constraints style?
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 Constraints.
How do you cite a book in the Constraints referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in Constraints using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.) (Edition.). City: Publisher.
Rowling, J. K. (1997). Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1st ed.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
How to reference a journal article in the Constraints citation style?
Here’s a Constraints journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in Constraints format?
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
How to cite a website in a paper in Constraints style?Here’s an Constraints example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. Retrieved April 3, 2020, from https://www.example.com
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. Retrieved April 3, 2020, from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
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How to cite a YouTube video ConstraintsHere’s a Constraints citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. Retrieved April 3, 2020, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Retrieved April 3, 2020, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
How to cite a podcast using Constraints referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Constraints.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. Retrieved from http://www.example.com
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. Retrieved from https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
How to cite a piece of music or a song using Constraints referencing style?An example song citation in Constraints.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. Retrieved from http://www.example.com
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. Retrieved from https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
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