Springer - Basic (note) Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Springer - Basic (note) 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 Springer - Basic (note).

How do you cite a book in the Springer - Basic (note) referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Springer - Basic (note) using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Rowling JK (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st edn.. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London
And an in-text citation book citation in Springer - Basic (note) looks like this: Rowling (1997).

How to reference a journal article in the Springer - Basic (note) citation style?

Here’s a Springer - Basic (note) journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container. doi: 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 Springer - Basic (note):
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. doi: 10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: Petit and Sieffermann (2007).

Citing a website in Springer - Basic (note) reference style

Here’s an Springer - Basic (note) example website reference:
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
And an in-text citation would look like this: Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 19 July 2019.

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How to cite a YouTube video Springer - Basic (note)

Here’s a Springer - Basic (note) citation YouTube video example:
So how to cite a video Springer - Basic (note)?
And an in-text video citation would look like this: Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 19 July 2019.

How to cite a podcast using Springer - Basic (note) referencing style

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 Springer - Basic (note).
Podcast referencing example in Springer - Basic (note) using “This American Life” episode 640:
And an in-text citation would look like this: This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women.

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Springer - Basic (note) referencing style?

An example song citation in Springer - Basic (note).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Springer - Basic (note):
And an in-text citation would look like this: The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun.


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