IEEE Software Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to IEEE Software 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 Software.

How to do citations in IEEE Software style?
cite IEEE Software  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the IEEE Software referencing style?

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

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

Here’s a IEEE Software 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 Software:
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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 Software style?

Here’s an IEEE Software 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: 07-Apr.-2020].
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: 07-Apr.-2020].
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video IEEE Software

Here’s a IEEE Software citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, “Title”, YouTube, 01-Jan.-2000. [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. [Accessed: 07-Apr.-2020].
So how to cite a video IEEE Software?
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Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 03-Jun.-2015. [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. [Accessed: 07-Apr.-2020].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using IEEE Software 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 IEEE Software.
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F. Lastname, “Title”. Publisher, 01-Jan.-2000.
Podcast referencing example in IEEE Software 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 Software referencing style?

An example song citation in IEEE Software.
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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 Software:
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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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