Petroleum Research Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


Last updated:
How to do citations in Petroleum Research style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Petroleum Research 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 Research.

cite Petroleum Research  — Referencing Guide



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

Did you know there are over 2.5 million book titles published in 2021. If you find yourself trying to cite a book in Petroleum Research, here’s how

Here’s an example book citation in Petroleum Research using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. 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:
Petroleum Research citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Petroleum Research looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Petroleum Research format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Petroleum Research citation format.

Here’s a Petroleum Research 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 Research:
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 and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Petroleum Research style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in Petroleum Research? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Petroleum Research example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 7.3.2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 7.3.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

Citing websites and links in Petroleum Research is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension →

How to cite a YouTube video Petroleum Research in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Petroleum Research

Here’s a Petroleum Research citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 7.3.2022).
So how to cite a video Petroleum Research?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 7.3.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Petroleum Research 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 Petroleum Research

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 Research.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Petroleum Research 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 Research referencing style?

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in Petroleum Research

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


You can automate citing and referencing any source in Petroleum Research using Citationsy.

Cite sources using the Petroleum Research Citation Machine

Citationsy is a reference management used by more than 200 000 students, academics, and researchers around the world.
It has a free trial and has iPhone and Android apps available. Sign up now →