MIS Quarterly Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)

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How to do citations in MIS Quarterly style?

This is the Citationsy guide to MIS Quarterly 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 MIS Quarterly.

cite MIS Quarterly  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the MIS Quarterly referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Did you know there are over 2.5 million book titles published in 2021. If you find yourself trying to cite a book in MIS Quarterly, here’s how

Here’s an example book citation in MIS Quarterly using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. 2000. “Title”, (Edition.), (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, 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:
MIS Quarterly 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 MIS Quarterly looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the MIS Quarterly citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in MIS Quarterly format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in MIS Quarterly is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a MIS Quarterly journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F. 2000. Title, Container (Volume:Issue), Journal Name, 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 MIS Quarterly:
Petit, C., and Sieffermann, J. 2007. “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?”, (18:1), Food Quality and Preference, 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 MIS Quarterly style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in MIS Quarterly is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an MIS Quarterly example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. 2000. Title, Publisher, January1. (https://www.example.com, accessed October 3, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, The Guardian, November5. (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083, accessed October 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video MIS Quarterly in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in MIS Quarterly

Here’s a MIS Quarterly citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. Title, YouTube, , January1. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX, accessed October 3, 2022).
So how to cite a video MIS Quarterly?
Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube, , June3. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ, accessed October 3, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using MIS Quarterly 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 MIS Quarterly

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 MIS Quarterly.
Lastname, F. 2000. “Title”, Publisher. (http://www.example.com).
Podcast referencing example in MIS Quarterly 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 MIS Quarterly 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 MIS Quarterly

An example song citation in MIS Quarterly.
Lastname, F. 2000. Song Title, Album. (http://www.example.com).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in MIS Quarterly:
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun, 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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