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Social Science Research Referencing Guide

How to do citations in Social Science Research style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Social Science Research 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 Social Science Research.

cite Social Science Research  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Social Science Research referencing style?

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Social Science Research

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

How to reference a journal article in the Social Science Research citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Social Science Research format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Social Science Research

Here’s a Social Science Research 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 Social Science Research:
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 Social Science Research style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in Social Science Research. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Social Science Research example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 1.28.2022).
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 1.28.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Social Science Research

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Social Science Research

Here’s a Social Science Research citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 1.28.2022).
So how to cite a video Social Science Research?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 1.28.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Social Science Research referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in Social Science Research

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 Social Science Research.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Social Science Research 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 Social Science Research 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 Social Science Research

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