Infection Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Infection style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Infection 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 Infection.

cite Infection  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Infection referencing style? (2022 Guide)

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

Here’s an example book citation in Infection using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Infection 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 Infection looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Infection format?

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

Here’s a Infection journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000 [cited 2022May19];Volume:pages Used. URL
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 Infection:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007 [cited 2022May19];18:161-72. http://dx.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 Infection style?

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

Here’s an Infection example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022May19]. https://www.example.com
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 [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022May19]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Infection in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in Infection

Here’s a Infection citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022May19]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Infection?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022May19]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Infection 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 Infection

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 Infection.
1. Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022May19]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Infection using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022May19]. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Infection

An example song citation in Infection.
1. Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022May19]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Infection:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022May19]. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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