Pontifical Biblical Institute Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Pontifical Biblical Institute 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 Pontifical Biblical Institute.

How do you cite a book in the Pontifical Biblical Institute referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Pontifical Biblical Institute using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N., Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Nameed. ) (Edition2000).
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:
Rowling, J. K., Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (11997).
And an in-text citation book citation in Pontifical Biblical Institute looks like this: J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (11997).

How to reference a journal article in the Pontifical Biblical Institute citation style?

Here’s a Pontifical Biblical Institute journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F.Author3 LastnameA. F., “Title”, Container Volume/Issue (2000) pages Used.
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 Pontifical Biblical Institute:
Petit, C.Sieffermann, J., “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, 18/1 (2007) 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: C. PetitJ. Sieffermann, “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, 18/1 (2007) 161-172.

Citing a website in Pontifical Biblical Institute reference style

Here’s an Pontifical Biblical Institute example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F.Author2 LastnameA. F., “Title” (2000) https://www.example.com [accessed September 20, 2019].
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” (2008) https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 [accessed September 20, 2019].
And an in-text citation would look like this: M. Tran, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President” (2008) https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 [accessed September 20, 2019].

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How to cite a YouTube video Pontifical Biblical Institute

Here’s a Pontifical Biblical Institute citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, “Title” (2000) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [accessed September 20, 2019].
So how to cite a video Pontifical Biblical Institute?
Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out” (2015) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [accessed September 20, 2019].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out” (2015) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [accessed September 20, 2019].

How to cite a podcast using Pontifical Biblical Institute 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 Pontifical Biblical Institute.
Lastname, F., “Title” (2000).
Podcast referencing example in Pontifical Biblical Institute using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, “640: Five Women” (2018).
And an in-text citation would look like this: This American Life, “640: Five Women” (2018).

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Pontifical Biblical Institute referencing style?

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


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