Learning and Instruction Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Learning and Instruction style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Learning and Instruction 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 Learning and Instruction.

cite Learning and Instruction  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Learning and Instruction referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Learning and Instruction 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 Learning and Instruction using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.; Edition). Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Learning and Instruction citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1st ed.). Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Learning and Instruction looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Learning and Instruction citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Learning and Instruction format?

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

Here’s a Learning and Instruction journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Learning and Instruction:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Learning and Instruction style?

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

Here’s an Learning and Instruction example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Learning and Instruction 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 Learning and Instruction

Here’s a Learning and Instruction citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Learning and Instruction?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Learning and Instruction referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Learning and Instruction

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 Learning and Instruction.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Learning and Instruction using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/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 Learning and Instruction 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 Learning and Instruction

An example song citation in Learning and Instruction.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Song Title. In Album. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Learning and Instruction:
The Beatles. (1969, September 26). Here Comes the Sun. In Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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