Physical Review Letters Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Physical Review Letters 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 Physical Review Letters.

How to do citations in Physical Review Letters style?
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How do you cite a book in the Physical Review Letters referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Physical Review Letters using placeholders:
[1]
F. N. Last Name, Title, Edition (Publisher, City, 2000).
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Physical Review Letters citation:
[1]
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed. (Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London, 1997).
And an in-text citation book citation in Physical Review Letters looks like this:  [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Physical Review Letters citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Physical Review Letters format?

Here’s a Physical Review Letters journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F., Container Volume, (2000).
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 Physical Review Letters:
[1]
C. Petit and J. Sieffermann, 18, (2007).
And an in-text citation would look like this:  [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Physical Review Letters style?

Here’s an Physical Review Letters example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F., (2000).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
M. Tran, (2008).
And an in-text citation would look like this:  [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Physical Review Letters

Here’s a Physical Review Letters citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName, YouTube (2000).
So how to cite a video Physical Review Letters?
[1]
Pixar, YouTube (2015).
And an in-text video citation would look like this:  [1]

How to cite a podcast using Physical Review Letters 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 Physical Review Letters.
[1]
F. Lastname, (2000).
Podcast referencing example in Physical Review Letters using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life, (2018).
And an in-text citation would look like this:  [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Physical Review Letters referencing style?

An example song citation in Physical Review Letters.
[1]
F. Lastname, Song Title (2000).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Physical Review Letters:
[1]
The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun (1969).
And an in-text citation would look like this:  [1]


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