Datenbank-Spektrum (German) Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Datenbank-Spektrum (German) 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 Datenbank-Spektrum (German).

How do you cite a book in the Datenbank-Spektrum (German) referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) using placeholders:
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Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. 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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Rowling JK (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London
And an in-text citation book citation in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Datenbank-Spektrum (German) citation style?

Here’s a Datenbank-Spektrum (German) journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container. 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 Datenbank-Spektrum (German):
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Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) reference style

Here’s an Datenbank-Spektrum (German) example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 23 Jul. 2019
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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Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 23 Jul. 2019
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Datenbank-Spektrum (German)

Here’s a Datenbank-Spektrum (German) citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 23 Jul. 2019
So how to cite a video Datenbank-Spektrum (German)?
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Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 23 Jul. 2019
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Datenbank-Spektrum (German) 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 Datenbank-Spektrum (German).
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Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Datenbank-Spektrum (German) referencing style?

An example song citation in Datenbank-Spektrum (German).
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Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Datenbank-Spektrum (German):
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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