Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)

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How to do citations in style?

This is the Citationsy guide to 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

cite  — Referencing Guide

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

To create a basic works-cited-list entry for a book in follow these simple steps

Here’s an example book citation in using placeholders:
Last Name FN. Title. Edited by EFN Editor Last Name (2000), City: Publisher. Edition. . ISBN: ISBN.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this: citation:
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969), New York: Random House. 1st ed. . ISBN: 9780375507892.
And an in-text citation book citation in looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in format?

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

Here’s a journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author3 LastnameAF. Title. 2000;Volume (Issue): pages Used. . doi: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
Petit C and J Sieffermann. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007;18 (1): 161-72. . doi: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 style?

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

Here’s an example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author2 LastnameAF. Title (2000), Publisher. [Link].
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President (2008), The Guardian. [Link].
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video in 2022

Have you discovered something while watching a Youtube channel or video and would like to know how to reference it in Here’s how

Here’s a citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title, 2000. [Link].
So how to cite a video
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out, 2015. [Link].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using referencing style

Did you know there are over 50 million podcast episodes out in the world for you to listen to? If you want to cite one in, here’s how

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
Lastname F. Title (2000), Publisher. [Link].
Podcast referencing example in using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 640: Five Women (2018), WBEZ Radio. [Link].
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in

An example song citation in
Lastname F. Song Title, 2000. [Link].
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun, 1969. [Link].
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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