Earth's Future Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Earth's Future style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Earth's Future 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 Earth's Future.

cite Earth's Future  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Earth's Future 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 Earth's Future

Here’s an example book citation in Earth's Future using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.) (Edition). City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Earth's Future citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1st ed.). New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Earth's Future looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Earth's Future citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Earth's Future 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 Earth's Future

Here’s a Earth's Future journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Earth's Future:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Earth's Future style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Earth's Future

Here’s an Earth's Future example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Retrieved September 25, 2022, 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:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Retrieved September 25, 2022, from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Earth's Future in 2022

Did you know almost 5 billion videos are watched on Youtube every single day. Here’s how to cite one in Earth's Future

Here’s a Earth's Future citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. Retrieved September 25, 2022, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Earth's Future?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. Retrieved September 25, 2022, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Earth's Future referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Earth's Future

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 Earth's Future.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. Retrieved from http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Earth's Future using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. Retrieved from https://thisamericanlife.org/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 Earth's Future referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Earth's Future is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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