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Smart Water Referencing Guide

How to do citations in Smart Water style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Smart Water 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 Smart Water.

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How do you cite a book in the Smart Water referencing style?

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 Smart Water

Here’s an example book citation in Smart Water using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. 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:
Smart Water citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn.. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in Smart Water looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Smart Water citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Smart Water format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in Smart Water is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a Smart Water journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (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 Smart Water:
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 Smart Water style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Smart Water

Here’s an Smart Water example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 28 Jan. 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. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Smart Water

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in Smart Water

Here’s a Smart Water citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022
So how to cite a video Smart Water?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Smart Water referencing style

Citing a podcast in Smart Water is pretty straight forward. Here’s how you can do it

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 Smart Water.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Smart Water 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 Smart Water referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Smart Water

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


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