SPIE Conference Proceedings Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in SPIE Conference Proceedings style?

This is the Citationsy guide to SPIE Conference Proceedings 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 SPIE Conference Proceedings.

cite SPIE Conference Proceedings  — Referencing Guide



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

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

Here’s an example book citation in SPIE Conference Proceedings using placeholders:
[1]
Last Name, F. N., [Title, Edition], Publisher, City (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:
SPIE Conference Proceedings citation:
[1]
Angelou, M., [I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed.], Random House, New York (1969).
And an in-text citation book citation in SPIE Conference Proceedings looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the SPIE Conference Proceedings citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in SPIE Conference Proceedings format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in SPIE Conference Proceedings? Here’s how

Here’s a SPIE Conference Proceedings journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F., “Title”, Container Volume(Issue), pages Used (2000).
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 SPIE Conference Proceedings:
[1]
Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J., “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, 161-172 (2007).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a website in a paper in SPIE Conference Proceedings style?

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

Here’s an SPIE Conference Proceedings example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F., “Title”, 1 January 2000, (23 May 2022 ).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran, M., “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, 5 November 2008, (23 May 2022 ).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video SPIE Conference Proceedings in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in SPIE Conference Proceedings

Here’s a SPIE Conference Proceedings citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName., “Title”, YouTube, 1 January 2000, (23 May 2022 ).
So how to cite a video SPIE Conference Proceedings?
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Pixar., “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 3 June 2015, (23 May 2022 ).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using SPIE Conference Proceedings referencing style

As the world goes digital, so does the way we learn. Podcasts have become an increasingly common source of knowledge. Here’s how to cite a podcast episode in SPIE Conference Proceedings

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 SPIE Conference Proceedings.
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Lastname, F., “Title” (2000).
Podcast referencing example in SPIE Conference Proceedings using “This American Life” episode 640:
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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 SPIE Conference Proceedings referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in SPIE Conference Proceedings is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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