L'Anthropologie Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


Last updated:
How to do citations in L'Anthropologie style?

This is the Citationsy guide to L'Anthropologie 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 L'Anthropologie.

cite L'Anthropologie  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the L'Anthropologie 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 L'Anthropologie

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

How to reference a journal article in the L'Anthropologie citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in L'Anthropologie format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the L'Anthropologie citation format.

Here’s a L'Anthropologie journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title. Container 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 L'Anthropologie:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J., 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18, 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in L'Anthropologie style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in L'Anthropologie this is what you need

Here’s an L'Anthropologie example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 7.4.2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 7.4.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

Citing websites and links in L'Anthropologie is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension →

How to cite a YouTube video L'Anthropologie in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in L'Anthropologie

Here’s a L'Anthropologie citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 7.4.2022).
So how to cite a video L'Anthropologie?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 7.4.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using L'Anthropologie referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in L'Anthropologie

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 L'Anthropologie.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in L'Anthropologie using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018. 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using L'Anthropologie referencing style?

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in L'Anthropologie

An example song citation in L'Anthropologie.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in L'Anthropologie:
The Beatles, 1969. Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


You can automate citing and referencing any source in L'Anthropologie using Citationsy.

Cite sources using the L'Anthropologie Citation Machine

Citationsy is a reference management used by more than 200 000 students, academics, and researchers around the world.
It has a free trial and has iPhone and Android apps available. Sign up now →