Geosphere Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Geosphere 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 Geosphere.

How to do citations in Geosphere style?
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How do you cite a book in the Geosphere referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Geosphere using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000, Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.): City, Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Geosphere citation:
Rowling, J.K., 1997, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: London, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in Geosphere looks like this: (Rowling, 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Geosphere citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Geosphere format?

Here’s a Geosphere journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., and Author3 LastnameA.F., 2000, Title: Container, v. Volume, p. pages Used, doi: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 Geosphere:
Petit, C., and Sieffermann, J., 2007, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?: v. 18, p. 161-172, doi: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 Geosphere style?

Here’s an Geosphere example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., and Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000, Title:, https://www.example.com (accessed August 2020).
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:, https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed August 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Geosphere

Here’s a Geosphere citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000, Title: YouTube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed August 2020).
So how to cite a video Geosphere?
Pixar, 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out: YouTube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed August 2020).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Geosphere referencing style

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 Geosphere.
Lastname, F., 2000, Title:, http://www.example.com (accessed August 2020).
Podcast referencing example in Geosphere using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018, 640: Five Women:, https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed August 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

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

An example song citation in Geosphere.
Lastname, F., 2000, Song Title:, http://www.example.com (accessed August 2020).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Geosphere:
The Beatles, 1969, Here Comes the Sun:, https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed August 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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