Ecological Complexity Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Ecological Complexity style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Ecological Complexity 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 Ecological Complexity.

cite Ecological Complexity  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Ecological Complexity 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 Ecological Complexity

Here’s an example book citation in Ecological Complexity 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:
Ecological Complexity 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 Ecological Complexity looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Ecological Complexity citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Ecological Complexity format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Ecological Complexity, follow this example

Here’s a Ecological Complexity 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 Ecological Complexity:
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 Ecological Complexity style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Ecological Complexity? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Ecological Complexity example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 10.2.2022).
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 10.2.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Ecological Complexity in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Ecological Complexity

Here’s a Ecological Complexity citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 10.2.2022).
So how to cite a video Ecological Complexity?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 10.2.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Ecological Complexity referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Ecological Complexity

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 Ecological Complexity.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Ecological Complexity 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 Ecological Complexity referencing style?

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in Ecological Complexity

An example song citation in Ecological Complexity.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Ecological Complexity:
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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