Marine Biology Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Marine Biology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Marine Biology 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 Marine Biology.

cite Marine Biology  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Marine Biology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

To create a basic works-cited-list entry for a book in Marine Biology follow these simple steps

Here’s an example book citation in Marine Biology 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:
Marine Biology 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 Marine Biology looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Marine Biology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Marine Biology format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Marine Biology, follow this example

Here’s a Marine Biology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume:pages Used. doi: 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 Marine Biology:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172. doi: 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 Marine Biology style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Marine Biology, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Marine Biology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 17 May 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 17 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Marine Biology 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 Marine Biology

Here’s a Marine Biology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 17 May 2022
So how to cite a video Marine Biology?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 17 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Marine Biology referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Marine Biology

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 Marine Biology.
Lastname F (2000) Title.
Podcast referencing example in Marine Biology 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 Marine Biology referencing style?

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Marine Biology

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


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