Teaching Sociology Referencing Guide
(updated Jun 2022)


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How to do citations in Teaching Sociology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Teaching Sociology 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 Teaching Sociology.

cite Teaching Sociology  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Teaching Sociology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Teaching Sociology

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

How to reference a journal article in the Teaching Sociology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Teaching Sociology format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Teaching Sociology citation format.

Here’s a Teaching Sociology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F. 2000. “Title.” Container Volume(Issue):pages Used.
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 Teaching Sociology:
Petit, C. and J. Sieffermann. 2007. “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?.” 18(1):161-72.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Teaching Sociology style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Teaching Sociology

Here’s an Teaching Sociology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F. 2000. “Title.”. Retrieved June 29, 2022 (https://www.example.com).
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.”. Retrieved June 29, 2022 (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Teaching Sociology in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in Teaching Sociology

Here’s a Teaching Sociology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. “Title.” YouTube. Retrieved June 29, 2022 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX).
So how to cite a video Teaching Sociology?
Pixar. 2015. “Pizza Clip — Inside Out.” YouTube. Retrieved June 29, 2022 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Teaching Sociology referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Teaching Sociology

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 Teaching Sociology.
Lastname, F. 2000. “Title..”
Podcast referencing example in Teaching Sociology 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 Teaching Sociology referencing style?

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Teaching Sociology

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


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