Erkenntnis Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Erkenntnis style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Erkenntnis 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 Erkenntnis.

cite Erkenntnis  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Erkenntnis referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Did you know there are over 2.5 million book titles published in 2021. If you find yourself trying to cite a book in Erkenntnis, here’s how

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

How to reference a journal article in the Erkenntnis citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Erkenntnis format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Erkenntnis

Here’s a Erkenntnis 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 Erkenntnis:
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 and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Erkenntnis style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Erkenntnis to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Erkenntnis example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 19 May 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, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 19 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Erkenntnis in 2022

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

Here’s a Erkenntnis citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 19 May 2022
So how to cite a video Erkenntnis?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 19 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Erkenntnis referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Erkenntnis, all you need to do is the following

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 Erkenntnis.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 19 May 2022
Podcast referencing example in Erkenntnis using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 19 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

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

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in Erkenntnis

An example song citation in Erkenntnis.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 19 May 2022
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Erkenntnis:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 19 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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