JCC Open Referencing Guide
(updated Feb 2023)


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How to do citations in JCC Open style?

This is the Citationsy guide to JCC Open 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 JCC Open.

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How do you cite a book in the JCC Open referencing style? (2023 Guide)

A book citation in JCC Open always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in JCC Open using placeholders:
[1]
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. 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:
JCC Open 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 JCC Open looks like this: [1]


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How to reference a journal article in the JCC Open citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in JCC Open format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in JCC Open

Here’s a JCC Open journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;Volume: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 JCC Open:
[1]
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 2007;18:161-72. https://doi.org/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 JCC Open style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in JCC Open? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an JCC Open example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title 2000. https://www.example.com (accessed February 4, 2023).
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 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed February 4, 2023).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video JCC Open in 2023

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to JCC Open, all you need it the following

Here’s a JCC Open citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName. Title. YouTube 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed February 4, 2023).
So how to cite a video JCC Open?
[1]
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed February 4, 2023).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using JCC Open referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in JCC Open, 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 JCC Open.
[1]
Lastname F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in JCC Open using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life. 640: Five Women 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a piece of music or a song using JCC Open 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 JCC Open

An example song citation in JCC Open.
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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 JCC Open:
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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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