EXPLORE Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to EXPLORE 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 EXPLORE.

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

Here’s an example book citation in EXPLORE using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. (Editor Last Name EFN, ed.). City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
EXPLORE citation:
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Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in EXPLORE looks like this: 1

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

How do you cite scientific papers in EXPLORE format?

Here’s a EXPLORE journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. 2000;Volume(Issue):pages Used. doi: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 EXPLORE:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007;18(1):161-172. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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

Here’s an EXPLORE example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. https://www.example.com. Published January 1, 2000. Accessed December 6, 2021.
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. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Published November 5, 2008. Accessed December 6, 2021.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video EXPLORE

Here’s a EXPLORE citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Published January 1, 2000. Accessed December 6, 2021.
So how to cite a video EXPLORE?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Published June 3, 2015. Accessed December 6, 2021.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using EXPLORE 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 EXPLORE.
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Lastname F. Title. January 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed December 6, 2021.
Podcast referencing example in EXPLORE using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. March 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed December 6, 2021.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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

An example song citation in EXPLORE.
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Lastname F. Song Title.; 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed December 6, 2021.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in EXPLORE:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun.; 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed December 6, 2021.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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