Discourse, Context & Media Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Discourse, Context & Media 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 Discourse, Context & Media.

How to do citations in Discourse, Context & Media style?
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How do you cite a book in the Discourse, Context & Media referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Discourse, Context & Media using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. 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:
Discourse, Context & Media citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Discourse, Context & Media looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Discourse, Context & Media citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Discourse, Context & Media format?

Here’s a Discourse, Context & Media journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 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 Discourse, Context & Media:
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: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Discourse, Context & Media style?

Here’s an Discourse, Context & Media example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 12.5.2021).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 12.5.2021).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Discourse, Context & Media

Here’s a Discourse, Context & Media citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 12.5.2021).
So how to cite a video Discourse, Context & Media?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 12.5.2021).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Discourse, Context & Media 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 Discourse, Context & Media.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Discourse, Context & Media using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018. 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Discourse, Context & Media referencing style?

An example song citation in Discourse, Context & Media.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Discourse, Context & Media:
The Beatles, 1969. Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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