Flavour Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Flavour style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Flavour 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 Flavour.

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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Flavour

Here’s an example book citation in Flavour using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Flavour citation:
1. Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Flavour looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Flavour format?

An Flavour citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Flavour journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000 [cited 2022May22];Volume:pages Used. URL
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 Flavour:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007 [cited 2022May22];18:161-72. http://dx.doi.org/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 Flavour 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 Flavour

Here’s an Flavour example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022May22]. 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:
1. Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022May22]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Flavour in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Flavour

Here’s a Flavour citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022May22]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Flavour?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022May22]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Flavour referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Flavour

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 Flavour.
1. Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022May22]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Flavour using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022May22]. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in Flavour

An example song citation in Flavour.
1. Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022May22]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Flavour:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022May22]. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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