Mobile DNA Referencing Guide
(updated Dec 2022)


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How to do citations in Mobile DNA style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Mobile DNA 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 Mobile DNA.

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How do you cite a book in the Mobile DNA referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Mobile DNA always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Mobile DNA using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Mobile DNA citation:
1. Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Mobile DNA looks like this: [1]


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How to reference a journal article in the Mobile DNA citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Mobile DNA format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Mobile DNA

Here’s a Mobile DNA journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000 [cited 2022Dec.8];Volume:pages Used. URL
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 Mobile DNA:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007 [cited 2022Dec.8];18:161-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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How to cite a website in a paper in Mobile DNA 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 Mobile DNA

Here’s an Mobile DNA example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Dec.8]. https://www.example.com
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
1. Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022Dec.8]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Mobile DNA in 2022

Have you discovered something while watching a Youtube channel or video and would like to know how to reference it in Mobile DNA? Here’s how

Here’s a Mobile DNA citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022Dec.8]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Mobile DNA?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022Dec.8]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Mobile DNA referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in Mobile DNA

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 Mobile DNA.
1. Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Dec.8]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Mobile DNA using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022Dec.8]. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a piece of music or a song using Mobile DNA referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in Mobile DNA

An example song citation in Mobile DNA.
1. Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022Dec.8]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Mobile DNA:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022Dec.8]. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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