First Monday Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to First Monday citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in First Monday style?
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 First Monday.
How do you cite a book in the First Monday referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in First Monday using placeholders:
First Name Last Name, 2000. Title, Edition., E.F.N. Editor Last Name (editor), City: Publisher.
First Monday citation:
Joanne K. Rowling, 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed., London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
How to reference a journal article in the First Monday citation style?
Here’s a First Monday journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in First Monday format?
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname, 2000. “Title,” Container, volume Volume, number Issue, p. pages Used, and at URL, accessed 17 April 2021.
C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann, 2007. “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?,” volumes 18, number 1, pp. 161-172, and at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008, accessed 17 April 2021.
How to cite a website in a paper in First Monday style?Here’s an First Monday example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname, 2000. “Title,”, at https://www.example.com, accessed 17 April 2021.
on The Guardian website:
Mark Tran, 2008. “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President,”, at https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083, accessed 17 April 2021.
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How to cite a YouTube video First MondayHere’s a First Monday citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. “Title,” YouTube, at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX, accessed 17 April 2021.
Pixar, 2015. “Pizza Clip — Inside Out,” YouTube, at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ, accessed 17 April 2021.
How to cite a podcast using First Monday referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in First Monday.
Firstname Lastname, 2000. “Title,”, at http://www.example.com, accessed 17 April 2021.
This American Life, 2018. “640: Five Women,”, at https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women, accessed 17 April 2021.
How to cite a piece of music or a song using First Monday referencing style?An example song citation in First Monday.
Firstname Lastname, 2000. Song Title, at http://www.example.com, accessed 17 April 2021.
The Beatles, 1969. Here Comes the Sun, at https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150, accessed 17 April 2021.
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