Insects Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Insects style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Insects 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 Insects.

cite Insects  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Insects 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 Insects

Here’s an example book citation in Insects 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:
Insects 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 Insects looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Insects format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Insects, follow this example

Here’s a Insects 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 Insects:
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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 Insects style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Insects

Here’s an Insects example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author2 LastnameA.F. Title Available online: https://www.example.com (accessed on Sep.30, 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 Sep.30, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Insects in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Insects

Here’s a Insects citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName Title Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed on Sep.30, 2022).
So how to cite a video Insects?
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Pixar Pizza Clip — Inside Out Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed on Sep.30, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Insects referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Insects, all you need to do is the following

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 Insects.
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Lastname, F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Insects 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 Insects referencing style?

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in Insects

An example song citation in Insects.
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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 Insects:
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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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