Plant Diversity Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Plant Diversity style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Plant Diversity 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 Plant Diversity.

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How do you cite a book in the Plant Diversity 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 Plant Diversity, here’s how

Here’s an example book citation in Plant Diversity 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:
Plant Diversity 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 Plant Diversity looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Plant Diversity citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Plant Diversity format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in Plant Diversity, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Plant Diversity 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 Plant Diversity:
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 Plant Diversity style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in Plant Diversity. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Plant Diversity example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 7.7.2022).
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 7.7.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Plant Diversity in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in Plant Diversity, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

Here’s a Plant Diversity citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 7.7.2022).
So how to cite a video Plant Diversity?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 7.7.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Plant Diversity referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Plant Diversity

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 Plant Diversity.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Plant Diversity 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 Plant Diversity referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Plant Diversity

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


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