Experimental Mechanics Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Experimental Mechanics 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 Experimental Mechanics.

How do you cite a book in the Experimental Mechanics referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Experimental Mechanics using placeholders:
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Last Name FN (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:
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Rowling JK (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London
And an in-text citation book citation in Experimental Mechanics looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Experimental Mechanics citation style?

Here’s a Experimental Mechanics journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container. 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 Experimental Mechanics:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in Experimental Mechanics reference style

Here’s an Experimental Mechanics example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Experimental Mechanics

Here’s a Experimental Mechanics citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019
So how to cite a video Experimental Mechanics?
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Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Experimental Mechanics 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 Experimental Mechanics.
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Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Experimental Mechanics using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in Experimental Mechanics.
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Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Experimental Mechanics:
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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