Food Security Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Food Security style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Food Security 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 Food Security.

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

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

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

How to reference a journal article in the Food Security citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Food Security format?

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

Here’s a Food Security 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 Food Security:
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 and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Food Security style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in Food Security is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an Food Security example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 6 October 2022
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. Accessed 6 October 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Food Security 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 Food Security

Here’s a Food Security citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 6 October 2022
So how to cite a video Food Security?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 6 October 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Food Security referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in Food Security

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 Food Security.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 6 October 2022
Podcast referencing example in Food Security using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 6 October 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Food Security 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 Food Security

An example song citation in Food Security.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 6 October 2022
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Food Security:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 6 October 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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