Families, Systems, & Health Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Families, Systems, & Health style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Families, Systems, & Health 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 Families, Systems, & Health.

cite Families, Systems, & Health  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Families, Systems, & Health referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Families, Systems, & Health

Here’s an example book citation in Families, Systems, & Health using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.; Edition). 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:
Families, Systems, & Health citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1st ed.). Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Families, Systems, & Health looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Families, Systems, & Health citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Families, Systems, & Health format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Families, Systems, & Health

Here’s a Families, Systems, & Health 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 Families, Systems, & Health:
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 & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Families, Systems, & Health style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Families, Systems, & Health

Here’s an Families, Systems, & Health example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. 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. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. 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 Families, Systems, & Health in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in Families, Systems, & Health

Here’s a Families, Systems, & Health citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Families, Systems, & Health?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 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 Families, Systems, & Health referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Families, Systems, & Health

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 Families, Systems, & Health.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Families, Systems, & Health using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/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 Families, Systems, & Health referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Families, Systems, & Health is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

An example song citation in Families, Systems, & Health.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Song Title. In Album. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Families, Systems, & Health:
The Beatles. (1969, September 26). Here Comes the Sun. In Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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