Polar Science Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Polar Science style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Polar 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 Polar Science.

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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Polar Science

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Polar Science format?

An Polar Science citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Polar Science 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 Polar Science:
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 Polar Science style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in Polar Science this is what you need

Here’s an Polar Science 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 Polar Science in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Polar Science, all you need it the following

Here’s a Polar Science 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 Polar Science?
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 Polar 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 Polar 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 Polar Science.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Polar Science 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 Polar Science 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 Polar Science

An example song citation in Polar Science.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Polar Science:
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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