Ecology Letters Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Ecology Letters 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 Ecology Letters.

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

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

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

Here’s a Ecology Letters 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 Ecology Letters:
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 & Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Ecology Letters style?

Here’s an Ecology Letters example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F. & Author2 LastnameA.F. (2000). Title. Available at: https://www.example.com. Last accessed 4 July 2020.
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. Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Last accessed 4 July 2020.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Ecology Letters

Here’s a Ecology Letters citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000). Title. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Last accessed 4 July 2020.
So how to cite a video Ecology Letters?
Pixar. (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Last accessed 4 July 2020.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Ecology Letters 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 Ecology Letters.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title.
Podcast referencing example in Ecology Letters 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 Ecology Letters referencing style?

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