Displays Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Displays 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 Displays.

How to do citations in Displays style?
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How do you cite a book in the Displays referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Displays using placeholders:
[1]
F.N. Last Name, Title, Edition, Publisher, City, 2000.
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:
Displays citation:
[1]
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed., Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London, 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in Displays looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Displays citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Displays format?

Here’s a Displays journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., Title, Container. Volume (2000) 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 Displays:
[1]
C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18 (2007) 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 Displays style?

Here’s an Displays example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed June 7, 2020).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed June 7, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Displays

Here’s a Displays citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed June 7, 2020).
So how to cite a video Displays?
[1]
Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed June 7, 2020).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Displays 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 Displays.
[1]
F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed June 7, 2020).
Podcast referencing example in Displays using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed June 7, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Displays referencing style?

An example song citation in Displays.
[1]
F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed June 7, 2020).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Displays:
[1]
The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed June 7, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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