Morphology Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Morphology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Morphology 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 Morphology.

cite Morphology  — Referencing Guide



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

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

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

How to reference a journal article in the Morphology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Morphology format?

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

Here’s a Morphology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Morphology:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 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 Morphology style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Morphology? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Morphology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 3 July 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, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 3 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Morphology 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 Morphology

Here’s a Morphology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 3 July 2022
So how to cite a video Morphology?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 3 July 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Morphology referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Morphology

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 Morphology.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 3 July 2022
Podcast referencing example in Morphology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 3 July 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 Morphology 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 Morphology

An example song citation in Morphology.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 3 July 2022
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Morphology:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 3 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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