Heart Referencing Guide
(updated May 2024)


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How to do citations in Heart style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Heart 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 Heart.

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How do you cite a book in the Heart referencing style? (2024 Guide)

Have you come across fiction, non-fiction, history, novel or any other book and you want to include it in your works-cited-list in Heart? This is how.

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


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

How do you cite scientific papers in Heart format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in Heart is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a Heart journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;Volume: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 Heart: