DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) referencing style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Last Name, First Name ; Editor Last Name, E. F. N. (ed.): Title. Edition.. City : Publisher, 2000 — ISBN ISBN
So if we want to cite “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
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Rowling, Joanne K.: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1. ed.. London : Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, 1997 — ISBN 0747532699
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) citation style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname ; Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname: Title. In: Container vol. Volume, Journal Name (2000), Nr. Issue, p. 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:
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Petit, C. ; Sieffermann, J.M.: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? vol. 18, Food Quality and Preference (2007), Nr. 1, pp. 161-172
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname ; Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname: Title. URL https://www.example.com. - retrieved 2019-05-24
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, Mark: Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. - retrieved 2019-05-24
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) referencing style

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work. Here’s how to do it in DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German).
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Lastname, Firstname: Title.
Podcast referencing example in DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life: 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German) referencing style?

An example song citation in DIN 1505-2 (numeric, German).
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Lastname, Firstname: Song Title, 2000
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album:
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The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun, 1969
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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