Datenbank-Spektrum (German) Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) style?

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).

cite Datenbank-Spektrum (German)  — Referencing Guide



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

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, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Datenbank-Spektrum (German) citation:
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Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York
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?

How do you cite scientific papers in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Datenbank-Spektrum (German)

Here’s a Datenbank-Spektrum (German) journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume: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 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?. 18:161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Datenbank-Spektrum (German) style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in Datenbank-Spektrum (German)? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Datenbank-Spektrum (German) example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022
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 4 Oct. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Datenbank-Spektrum (German) in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in 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 4 Oct. 2022
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 4 Oct. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Datenbank-Spektrum (German) referencing style

As the world goes digital, so does the way we learn. Podcasts have become an increasingly common source of knowledge. Here’s how to cite a podcast episode in Datenbank-Spektrum (German)

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?

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in Datenbank-Spektrum (German)

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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