Information Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Information style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Information 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 Information.

cite Information  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Information 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 Information

Here’s an example book citation in Information using placeholders:
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Last Name, F.N. Title; Editor Last Name, E.F.N., Ed.; Edition.; Publisher: City, 2000; ISBN ISBN.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Information citation:
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Angelou, M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; 1st ed.; Random House: New York, 1969; ISBN 9780375507892.
And an in-text citation book citation in Information looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Information format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in Information, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Information journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author3 LastnameA.F. Title. Container 2000, Volume, pages Used.
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 Information:
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Petit, C.; Sieffermann, J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007, 18, 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Information style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Information, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Information example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author2 LastnameA.F. Title Available online: https://www.example.com (accessed on Oct.1, 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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Tran, M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President Available online: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed on Oct.1, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Information in 2022

Did you know almost 5 billion videos are watched on Youtube every single day. Here’s how to cite one in Information

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

How to cite a podcast using Information referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in Information

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 Information.
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Lastname, F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Information using “This American Life” episode 640:
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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 Information 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 Information

An example song citation in Information.
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Lastname, F. Song Title; 2000;.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Information:
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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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