Ecological Informatics Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)

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How to do citations in Ecological Informatics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Ecological Informatics 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 Informatics.

cite Ecological Informatics  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Ecological Informatics 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 Informatics

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Ecological Informatics format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Ecological Informatics formatting guide, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Ecological Informatics journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title. Container Volume, 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 in Ecological Informatics:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J., 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18, 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Ecological Informatics style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in Ecological Informatics. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Ecological Informatics example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL (accessed 5.19.2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [WWW Document]. URL (accessed 5.19.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Ecological Informatics in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Ecological Informatics, all you need it the following

Here’s a Ecological Informatics citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL (accessed 5.19.2022).
So how to cite a video Ecological Informatics?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL (accessed 5.19.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Ecological Informatics referencing style

Citing a podcast in Ecological Informatics is pretty straight forward. Here’s how you can do it

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

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Ecological Informatics

An example song citation in Ecological Informatics.
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 Informatics:
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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