PeerJ Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to PeerJ citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in PeerJ style?
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 PeerJ.
How do you cite a book in the PeerJ referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in PeerJ using placeholders:
Last Name FN. 2000. Title. City: Publisher.
Rowling JK. 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
How to reference a journal article in the PeerJ citation style?
Here’s a PeerJ journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in PeerJ format?
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container Volume:pages Used. DOI: DOI.
Petit C, Sieffermann J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172. DOI: 10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
How to cite a website in a paper in PeerJ style?Here’s an PeerJ example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000.Title. Available at https://www.example.com (accessed July 6, 2020).
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. 2008.Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Available at https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed July 6, 2020).
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How to cite a YouTube video PeerJHere’s a PeerJ citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000.Title. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed July 6, 2020).
Pixar. 2015.Pizza Clip — Inside Out. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed July 6, 2020).
How to cite a podcast using PeerJ referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in PeerJ.
Lastname F. 2000. Title.
This American Life. 2018. 640: Five Women.
How to cite a piece of music or a song using PeerJ referencing style?An example song citation in PeerJ.
Lastname F. 2000. Song Title.
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun.
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