L'Encéphale Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)

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How to do citations in L'Encéphale style?

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

cite L'Encéphale  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the L'Encéphale referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Have you come across fiction, non-fiction, history, novel or any other book and you want to include it in your works-cited-list in L'Encéphale? This is how.

Here’s an example book citation in L'Encéphale using placeholders:
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:
L'Encéphale citation:
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in L'Encéphale looks like this: [1]

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

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

Citing a research paper or journal article in L'Encéphale is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a L'Encéphale journal citation example using placeholders:
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 L'Encéphale:
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]

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

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

Here’s an L'Encéphale example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title 2000. https://www.example.com (accessed July 7, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed July 7, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video L'Encéphale 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 L'Encéphale

Here’s a L'Encéphale citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title. YouTube 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed July 7, 2022).
So how to cite a video L'Encéphale?
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed July 7, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using L'Encéphale referencing style

Did you know there are over 50 million podcast episodes out in the world for you to listen to? If you want to cite one in L'Encéphale, here’s how

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'Encéphale.
Lastname F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in L'Encéphale using “This American Life” episode 640:
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 L'Encéphale referencing style?

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in L'Encéphale

An example song citation in L'Encéphale.
Lastname F. Song Title. 2000.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in L'Encéphale:
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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