Portuguese Studies Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Portuguese Studies 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 Portuguese Studies.

How do you cite a book in the Portuguese Studies referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Portuguese Studies using placeholders:
Last Name, First Name, Title, ed. by Editor First Name Editor Last Name, Edition, 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:
Rowling, Joanne K, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st edn, 1997
And an in-text citation book citation in Portuguese Studies looks like this: Joanne K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st edn, 1997.

How to reference a journal article in the Portuguese Studies citation style?

Here’s a Portuguese Studies journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname, and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname, “Title”, Container, Volume (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 Portuguese Studies:
Petit, C., and J.M. Sieffermann, “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?”, 18 (2007), 161-72
And an in-text citation would look like this: C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann, “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?”, 18.1 (2007), 161-72 .

Citing a website in Portuguese Studies reference style

Here’s an Portuguese Studies example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname, and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname, “Title”, 2000 [accessed 18 September 2019]
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, Mark, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, 2008 [accessed 18 September 2019]
And an in-text citation would look like this: Mark Tran, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, 2008 [accessed 18 September 2019].

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How to cite a YouTube video Portuguese Studies

Here’s a Portuguese Studies citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, “Title”, YouTube, 2000 [accessed 18 September 2019]
So how to cite a video Portuguese Studies?
Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 2015 [accessed 18 September 2019]
And an in-text video citation would look like this: Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 2015 [accessed 18 September 2019].

How to cite a podcast using Portuguese Studies 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 Portuguese Studies.
Lastname, Firstname, “Title”, 2000 [accessed 18 September 2019]
Podcast referencing example in Portuguese Studies using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, “640: Five Women”, 2018 [accessed 18 September 2019]
And an in-text citation would look like this: This American Life, “640: Five Women”, 2018 [accessed 18 September 2019].

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Portuguese Studies referencing style?

An example song citation in Portuguese Studies.
Lastname, Firstname, Song Title, Album, 2000 [accessed 18 September 2019]
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Portuguese Studies:
The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road, 1969 [accessed 18 September 2019]
And an in-text citation would look like this: The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road, 1969 [accessed 18 September 2019].


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