Mycology Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Mycology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Mycology 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 Mycology.

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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Mycology

Here’s an example book citation in Mycology using placeholders:
Last Name FN. 2000. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Mycology 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 Mycology looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Mycology format?

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

Here’s a Mycology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4] Volume(Issue):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 Mycology:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4] 18(1):161-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Mycology style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Mycology

Here’s an Mycology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000. Title [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. 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:
Tran M. 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Mycology 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 Mycology

Here’s a Mycology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. Title. YouTube [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Mycology?
Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Mycology referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Mycology

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 Mycology.
Lastname F. 2000. Title [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Mycology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018. 640: Five Women [Internet]. [Internet]. [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. 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 Mycology referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Mycology

An example song citation in Mycology.
Lastname F. 2000. Song Title. [place unknown]; [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Mycology:
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun. [place unknown]; [accessed 2022 Jul. 4]. 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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