Palaeontologia Electronica Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Palaeontologia Electronica 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 Palaeontologia Electronica.

How to do citations in Palaeontologia Electronica style?
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How do you cite a book in the Palaeontologia Electronica referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Palaeontologia Electronica using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N. 2000. January 1. Title. (E.F.N. Editor Last Name, Ed.)Edition. Publisher, City.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Palaeontologia Electronica citation:
Angelou, M. 1969. January 26. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Palaeontologia Electronica looks like this: (Angelou 1969 January 26. )

How to reference a journal article in the Palaeontologia Electronica citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Palaeontologia Electronica format?

Here’s a Palaeontologia Electronica journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F. and Author3 LastnameA.F. 2000. January 1. Title. Container Volume:pages Used. Journal Name. doi: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 Palaeontologia Electronica:
Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J. 2007. January 1. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18:161-172. Food Quality and Preference. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007 January 1. )

How to cite a website in a paper in Palaeontologia Electronica style?

Here’s an Palaeontologia Electronica example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F. and Author2 LastnameA.F. 2000. January 1. . Publisher. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from 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. November 5. . The Guardian. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008 November 5. )

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How to cite a YouTube video Palaeontologia Electronica

Here’s a Palaeontologia Electronica citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. January 1. . Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video Palaeontologia Electronica?
Pixar. 2015. June 3. . Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015 June 3. )

How to cite a podcast using Palaeontologia Electronica referencing style

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 Palaeontologia Electronica.
Lastname, F. 2000. January 1. . Publisher. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from http://www.example.com.
Podcast referencing example in Palaeontologia Electronica using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018. March 2. . WBEZ Radio. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018 March 2. )

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Palaeontologia Electronica referencing style?

An example song citation in Palaeontologia Electronica.
Lastname, F. 2000. January 1. Song Title. Album. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from http://www.example.com.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Palaeontologia Electronica:
The Beatles. 1969. September 26. Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from 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 September 26. )


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