GeoInformatica Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in GeoInformatica style?

This is the Citationsy guide to GeoInformatica 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 GeoInformatica.

cite GeoInformatica  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the GeoInformatica 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 GeoInformatica

Here’s an example book citation in GeoInformatica using placeholders:
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Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
GeoInformatica citation:
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Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in GeoInformatica looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in GeoInformatica format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in GeoInformatica? Here’s how

Here’s a GeoInformatica journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume: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 GeoInformatica:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172. https://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 GeoInformatica style?

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

Here’s an GeoInformatica example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 22 May 2022
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 22 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video GeoInformatica 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 GeoInformatica

Here’s a GeoInformatica citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 22 May 2022
So how to cite a video GeoInformatica?
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Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 22 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using GeoInformatica referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in GeoInformatica, this is what you’ll need

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 GeoInformatica.
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Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in GeoInformatica using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in GeoInformatica

An example song citation in GeoInformatica.
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Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in GeoInformatica:
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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