IEEE Communications Letters Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in IEEE Communications Letters style?

This is the Citationsy guide to IEEE Communications Letters 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 IEEE Communications Letters.

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How do you cite a book in the IEEE Communications Letters referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in IEEE Communications Letters

Here’s an example book citation in IEEE Communications Letters using placeholders:
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F. N. Last Name, 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:
IEEE Communications Letters citation:
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M. Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. New York: Random House, 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in IEEE Communications Letters looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the IEEE Communications Letters citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in IEEE Communications Letters format?

To write a research paper, you need to incorporate sources. This means that you have to know how to format the sources in your academic paper. To cite someone else’s paper in IEEE Communications Letters in your research, follow these simple steps.

Here’s a IEEE Communications Letters journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F., “Title”, Container, vol. Volume, no. Issue, p. pages Used, Jan. 2000, 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 IEEE Communications Letters:
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C. Petit and J. Sieffermann, “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 161-172, Jan. 2007, doi: 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 IEEE Communications Letters style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in IEEE Communications Letters is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an IEEE Communications Letters example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F., “Title”, 01-Jan.-2000. [Online]. Available: https://www.example.com. [Accessed: 27-May-2022].
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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M. Tran, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, 05-Nov.-2008. [Online]. Available: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. [Accessed: 27-May-2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video IEEE Communications Letters in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to IEEE Communications Letters, all you need it the following

Here’s a IEEE Communications Letters citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, “Title”, YouTube, 01-Jan.-2000. [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. [Accessed: 27-May-2022].
So how to cite a video IEEE Communications Letters?
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Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 03-Jun.-2015. [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. [Accessed: 27-May-2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using IEEE Communications Letters referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in IEEE Communications Letters

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 IEEE Communications Letters.
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F. Lastname, “Title”. Publisher, 01-Jan.-2000.
Podcast referencing example in IEEE Communications Letters using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, “640: Five Women”. WBEZ Radio, 02-Mar.-2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using IEEE Communications Letters referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in IEEE Communications Letters is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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