Soins Referencing Guide
(updated Jun 2022)


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How to do citations in Soins style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Soins 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 Soins.

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How do you cite a book in the Soins 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 Soins

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Soins format?

An Soins citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Soins journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;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 Soins:
[1]
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 2007;18:161-72. https://doi.org/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 Soins style?

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

Here’s an Soins example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title 2000. https://www.example.com (accessed June 30, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed June 30, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Soins in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Soins

Here’s a Soins citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName. Title. YouTube 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed June 30, 2022).
So how to cite a video Soins?
[1]
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed June 30, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Soins referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Soins

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

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

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in Soins

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


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