Petroleum Geoscience Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Petroleum Geoscience style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Petroleum Geoscience 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 Petroleum Geoscience.

cite Petroleum Geoscience  — Referencing Guide



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

Are you writing a research paper and want to include the works you found in a book? Here’s a simple guide to do it in Petroleum Geoscience:

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

How to reference a journal article in the Petroleum Geoscience citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Petroleum Geoscience format?

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

Here’s a Petroleum Geoscience journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F. & Author3 LastnameA.F. 2000. Title. Container, Volume, 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 Petroleum Geoscience:
Petit, C. & Sieffermann, J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172, https://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 Petroleum Geoscience style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Petroleum Geoscience, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Petroleum Geoscience example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F. & Author2 LastnameA.F. 2000. Title. 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. 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 Petroleum Geoscience in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Petroleum Geoscience, all you need it the following

Here’s a Petroleum Geoscience citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. Title. YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video Petroleum Geoscience?
Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Petroleum Geoscience referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Petroleum Geoscience, all you need to do is the following

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 Petroleum Geoscience.
Lastname, F. 2000. Title. .
Podcast referencing example in Petroleum Geoscience using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018. 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 Petroleum Geoscience referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Petroleum Geoscience is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

An example song citation in Petroleum Geoscience.
Lastname, F. 2000. Song Title. . .
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Petroleum Geoscience:
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun. . .
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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