Petroleum Science Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Petroleum Science style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Petroleum Science 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 Science.

cite Petroleum Science  — Referencing Guide



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

A book citation in Petroleum Science always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Petroleum Science format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Petroleum Science

Here’s a Petroleum Science journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000Jan.1 [cited 2022Jul.7];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 Petroleum Science:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007Jan.1 [cited 2022Jul.7];18(1):161-72. http://dx.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 Science style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Petroleum Science? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Petroleum Science example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.7]. 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. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022Jul.7]. 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 Science in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in Petroleum Science

Here’s a Petroleum Science citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.7]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Petroleum Science?
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022Jul.7]. 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 Petroleum Science referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Petroleum Science

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 Science.
Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.7]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Petroleum Science using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022Jul.7]. 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 Petroleum Science referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Petroleum Science

An example song citation in Petroleum Science.
Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.7]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Petroleum Science:
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022Jul.7]. 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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