Geocarto International Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Geocarto International style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Geocarto International 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 Geocarto International.

cite Geocarto International  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Geocarto International 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 Geocarto International

Here’s an example book citation in Geocarto International using placeholders:
Last Name FN. 2000. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Geocarto International 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 Geocarto International looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Geocarto International citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Geocarto International format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in Geocarto International, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Geocarto International journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29] Volume(Issue):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 Geocarto International:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29] 18(1):161-172. http://dx.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 Geocarto International style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Geocarto International? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Geocarto International example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000. Title [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. 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. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. 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 Geocarto International 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 Geocarto International

Here’s a Geocarto International citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. Title. YouTube [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Geocarto International?
Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. 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 Geocarto International referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Geocarto International

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 Geocarto International.
Lastname F. 2000. Title [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Geocarto International using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018. 640: Five Women [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. 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 Geocarto International referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Geocarto International is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

An example song citation in Geocarto International.
Lastname F. 2000. Song Title. [place unknown]; [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Geocarto International:
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun. [place unknown]; [accessed 2022 Sep. 29]. 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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