IDCases Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in IDCases style?

This is the Citationsy guide to IDCases 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 IDCases.

cite IDCases  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the IDCases 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 IDCases

Here’s an example book citation in IDCases using placeholders:
[1]
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:
IDCases citation:
[1]
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in IDCases looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in IDCases format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the IDCases citation format.

Here’s a IDCases journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;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 IDCases:
[1]
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 2007;18:161-72. 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 IDCases style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in IDCases? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an IDCases example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title 2000. https://www.example.com (accessed September 25, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed September 25, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video IDCases in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in IDCases

Here’s a IDCases citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName. Title. YouTube 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed September 25, 2022).
So how to cite a video IDCases?
[1]
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed September 25, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using IDCases referencing style

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

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

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in IDCases

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


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