Contemporary British History Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Contemporary British History 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 Contemporary British History.

How do you cite a book in the Contemporary British History referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Contemporary British History using placeholders:
Last Name, First Name. Title. Edited by Editor First Name Editor Last Name. Edition, 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:
Rowling, Joanne K. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed, 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in Contemporary British History looks like this: Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

How to reference a journal article in the Contemporary British History citation style?

Here’s a Contemporary British History journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname, and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname. “Title”. Container Volume, no. Issue, January 1, 2000, pages Used. 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 Contemporary British History:
Petit, C., and J.M. Sieffermann. “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?” 18, no. 1, January 1, 2007, 161-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: Petit and Sieffermann, “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?.”

Citing a website in Contemporary British History reference style

Here’s an Contemporary British History example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname, and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname. “Title”, January 1, 2000. 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:
Tran, Mark. “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, November 5, 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083.
And an in-text citation would look like this: Tran, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President.”

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How to cite a YouTube video Contemporary British History

Here’s a Contemporary British History citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. “Title”. YouTube, January 1, 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video Contemporary British History?
Pixar. “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”. YouTube, June 3, 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out.”

How to cite a podcast using Contemporary British History 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 Contemporary British History.
Lastname, Firstname. “Title”, January 1, 2000. http://www.example.com.
Podcast referencing example in Contemporary British History using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. “640: Five Women”, March 2, 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: This American Life, “640: Five Women.”

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Contemporary British History referencing style?

An example song citation in Contemporary British History.
Lastname, Firstname. Song Title. Album, 2000. http://www.example.com.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Contemporary British History:
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150.
And an in-text citation would look like this: The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun.


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