Machine Translation Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Machine Translation style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Machine Translation 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 Machine Translation.

cite Machine Translation  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Machine Translation referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Machine Translation

Here’s an example book citation in Machine Translation using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. 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:
Machine Translation citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn.. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in Machine Translation looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Machine Translation citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Machine Translation format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Machine Translation

Here’s a Machine Translation journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (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 Machine Translation:
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 Machine Translation style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Machine Translation

Here’s an Machine Translation example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 3 Jul. 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. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Machine Translation in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in Machine Translation

Here’s a Machine Translation citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
So how to cite a video Machine Translation?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Machine Translation 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 Machine Translation

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 Machine Translation.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Machine Translation 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 Machine Translation 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 Machine Translation

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


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