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IT Professional Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to IT Professional 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 IT Professional.

How to do citations in IT Professional style?
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How do you cite a book in the IT Professional referencing style?

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

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

Here’s a IT Professional 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 IT Professional:
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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]
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How to cite a website in a paper in IT Professional style?

Here’s an IT Professional 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: 23-Jul.-2021].
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: 23-Jul.-2021].
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video IT Professional

Here’s a IT Professional citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, “Title”, YouTube, 01-Jan.-2000. [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. [Accessed: 23-Jul.-2021].
So how to cite a video IT Professional?
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Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 03-Jun.-2015. [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. [Accessed: 23-Jul.-2021].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in IT Professional.
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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 IT Professional:
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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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