Fossil Record Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to Fossil Record citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in Fossil Record 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 Fossil Record.
How do you cite a book in the Fossil Record referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in Fossil Record using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N.: Title, Edition., edited by E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Publisher, City., 2000.
Fossil Record citation:
Rowling, J. K.: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed., Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London., 1997.
How to reference a journal article in the Fossil Record citation style?
Here’s a Fossil Record journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in Fossil Record format?
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F.: Title, Container, Volume(Issue), pages Used, doi:DOI, 2000.
Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J.: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, , 18(1), 161-172, doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008, 2007.
How to cite a website in a paper in Fossil Record style?Here’s an Fossil Record example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F.: Title, [online] Available from: https://www.example.com (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2000.
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M.: Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, [online] Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2008.
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How to cite a YouTube video Fossil RecordHere’s a Fossil Record citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName: Title, YouTube [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2000.
Pixar: Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2015.
How to cite a podcast using Fossil Record 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 Fossil Record.
Lastname, F.: Title, [online] Available from: http://www.example.com (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2000.
This American Life: 640: Five Women, [online] Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2018.
How to cite a piece of music or a song using Fossil Record referencing style?An example song citation in Fossil Record.
Lastname, F.: Song Title. [online] Available from: http://www.example.com (Accessed 20 September 2020), 2000.
The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun. [online] Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (Accessed 20 September 2020), 1969.
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