Heliyon Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Heliyon 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 Heliyon.

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

Here’s an example book citation in Heliyon using placeholders:
[1]
F.N. Last Name, Title, Edition, Publisher, City, 2000.
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:
Heliyon citation:
[1]
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed., Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London, 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in Heliyon looks like this: [1]

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

Here’s a Heliyon journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., Title, Container. Volume (2000) 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 Heliyon:
[1]
C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18 (2007) 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 Heliyon style?

Here’s an Heliyon example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed May 25, 2020).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed May 25, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Heliyon

Here’s a Heliyon citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed May 25, 2020).
So how to cite a video Heliyon?
[1]
Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed May 25, 2020).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Heliyon 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 Heliyon.
[1]
F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed May 25, 2020).
Podcast referencing example in Heliyon using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed May 25, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in Heliyon.
[1]
F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed May 25, 2020).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Heliyon:
[1]
The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed May 25, 2020).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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