Extremes Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Extremes style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Extremes 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 Extremes.

cite Extremes  — Referencing Guide



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

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Extremes

Here’s an example book citation in Extremes using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N.: Title. Publisher, City (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:
Extremes citation:
Angelou, M.: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Random House, New York (1969)
And an in-text citation book citation in Extremes looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Extremes format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Extremes citation format.

Here’s a Extremes journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F.: Title. Container. Volume, pages Used (2000). 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 Extremes:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J.: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172 (2007). 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 Extremes style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in Extremes this is what you need

Here’s an Extremes example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F.: Title, https://www.example.com
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M.: Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Extremes in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in Extremes, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

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

How to cite a podcast using Extremes referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Extremes, 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 Extremes.
Lastname, F.: Title, http://www.example.com, (2000)
Podcast referencing example in Extremes using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life: 640: Five Women, https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women, (2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

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

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Extremes

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


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