Rhizosphere Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Rhizosphere style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Rhizosphere 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 Rhizosphere.

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How do you cite a book in the Rhizosphere 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 Rhizosphere

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

How to reference a journal article in the Rhizosphere citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Rhizosphere format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Rhizosphere

Here’s a Rhizosphere 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 Rhizosphere:
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 Rhizosphere style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Rhizosphere? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Rhizosphere example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 7.5.2022).
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 7.5.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Rhizosphere in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in Rhizosphere

Here’s a Rhizosphere citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 7.5.2022).
So how to cite a video Rhizosphere?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 7.5.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Rhizosphere 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 Rhizosphere

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 Rhizosphere.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Rhizosphere 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 Rhizosphere 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 Rhizosphere

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