Physics Reports Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Physics Reports style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Physics Reports 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 Physics Reports.

cite Physics Reports  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Physics Reports referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Physics Reports 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 Physics Reports using placeholders:
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F.N. Last Name, Title, Edition, Publisher, City, 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:
Physics Reports citation:
[1]
M. Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed., Random House, New York, 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Physics Reports looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Physics Reports citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Physics Reports format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Physics Reports

Here’s a Physics Reports journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., Title, Container. Volume (2000) 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 Physics Reports:
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C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18 (2007) 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Physics Reports style?

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

Here’s an Physics Reports example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed July 6, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed July 6, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Physics Reports in 2022

Did you know almost 5 billion videos are watched on Youtube every single day. Here’s how to cite one in Physics Reports

Here’s a Physics Reports citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed July 6, 2022).
So how to cite a video Physics Reports?
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Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed July 6, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Physics Reports 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 Physics Reports

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 Physics Reports.
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F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed July 6, 2022).
Podcast referencing example in Physics Reports using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed July 6, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Physics Reports 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 Physics Reports

An example song citation in Physics Reports.
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F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed July 6, 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Physics Reports:
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The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed July 6, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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