Information Systems Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Information Systems style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Information Systems 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 Systems.

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

Are you writing a research paper and want to include the works you found in a book? Here’s a simple guide to do it in Information Systems:

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Information Systems format?

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

Here’s a Information Systems journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., Title, Container. Volume (2000) 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 Information Systems:
[1]
C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18 (2007) 161-172. 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 Information Systems style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Information Systems to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Information Systems example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed May 24, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed May 24, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Information Systems 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 Information Systems

Here’s a Information Systems citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed May 24, 2022).
So how to cite a video Information Systems?
[1]
Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed May 24, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Information Systems 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 Information Systems

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 Systems.
[1]
F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed May 24, 2022).
Podcast referencing example in Information Systems using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed May 24, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

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

An example song citation in Information Systems.
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F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed May 24, 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Information Systems:
[1]
The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed May 24, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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