Historia Mathematica Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Historia Mathematica style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Historia Mathematica 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 Historia Mathematica.

cite Historia Mathematica  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Historia Mathematica 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 Historia Mathematica

Here’s an example book citation in Historia Mathematica using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. 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:
Historia Mathematica citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Historia Mathematica looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Historia Mathematica citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Historia Mathematica format?

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

Here’s a Historia Mathematica journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 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 Historia Mathematica:
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: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Historia Mathematica style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Historia Mathematica

Here’s an Historia Mathematica example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 5.22.2022).
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 [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 5.22.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Historia Mathematica in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Historia Mathematica, all you need it the following

Here’s a Historia Mathematica citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 5.22.2022).
So how to cite a video Historia Mathematica?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 5.22.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Historia Mathematica referencing style

Citing a podcast in Historia Mathematica is pretty straight forward. Here’s how you can do it

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 Historia Mathematica.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Historia Mathematica using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018. 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 Historia Mathematica referencing style?

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Historia Mathematica. This is all you need

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


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