Media, Culture & Society Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Media, Culture & Society style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Media, Culture & Society 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 Media, Culture & Society.

cite Media, Culture & Society  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Media, Culture & Society referencing style? (2022 Guide)

When writing an academic paper, you will surely come across the challenge of citing a book properly. Here’s how to do it in Media, Culture & Society:

Here’s an example book citation in Media, Culture & Society using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN (ed.). City: 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:
Media, Culture & Society citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Media, Culture & Society looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Media, Culture & Society citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Media, Culture & Society format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in Media, Culture & Society? Here’s how

Here’s a Media, Culture & Society journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title, Container, Volume: pages Used. URL (Accessed May 29, 2022).
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 Media, Culture & Society:
Petit C and Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18: 161-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008 (Accessed May 29, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Media, Culture & Society style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in Media, Culture & Society? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Media, Culture & Society example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title, https://www.example.com (Accessed May 29, 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 May 29, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Media, Culture & Society in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in Media, Culture & Society

Here’s a Media, Culture & Society citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title, YouTube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed May 29, 2022).
So how to cite a video Media, Culture & Society?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed May 29, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Media, Culture & Society 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 Media, Culture & Society

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 Media, Culture & Society.
Lastname F (2000) Title, http://www.example.com (Accessed May 29, 2022).
Podcast referencing example in Media, Culture & Society using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women, https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (Accessed May 29, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Media, Culture & Society referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in Media, Culture & Society

An example song citation in Media, Culture & Society.
Lastname F (2000) Song Title. http://www.example.com (Accessed May 29, 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Media, Culture & Society:
The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (Accessed May 29, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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