Digestion Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Digestion style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Digestion 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 Digestion.

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How do you cite a book in the Digestion 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 Digestion

Here’s an example book citation in Digestion using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Digestion citation:
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Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Digestion looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Digestion citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Digestion format?

To write a research paper, you need to incorporate sources. This means that you have to know how to format the sources in your academic paper. To cite someone else’s paper in Digestion in your research, follow these simple steps.

Here’s a Digestion journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. 2000 Jan.;Volume(Issue):pages Used.
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 Digestion:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007 Jan.;18(1):161-72.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Digestion style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in Digestion? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Digestion example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. 2000 Jan. [cited 2022 Sep. 25]. Available from: 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:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. 2008 Nov. [cited 2022 Sep. 25]. Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Digestion 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 Digestion

Here’s a Digestion citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 Jan. [cited 2022 Sep. 25]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Digestion?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 Jun. [cited 2022 Sep. 25]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Digestion referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Digestion

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 Digestion.
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Lastname F. Title. 2000 Jan. [cited 2022 Sep. 25]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Digestion using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018 Mar. [cited 2022 Sep. 25]. Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Digestion 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 Digestion

An example song citation in Digestion.
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Lastname F. Song Title. 2000; [cited 2022 Sep. 25].Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Digestion:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969; [cited 2022 Sep. 25].Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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