The Crop Journal Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in The Crop Journal style?

This is the Citationsy guide to The Crop Journal 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 The Crop Journal.

cite The Crop Journal  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the The Crop Journal referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in The Crop Journal always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in The Crop Journal using placeholders:
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F.N. Last Name, 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:
The Crop Journal citation:
[1]
M. Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed., Random House, New York, 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in The Crop Journal looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the The Crop Journal citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in The Crop Journal format?

An The Crop Journal 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 The Crop Journal journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., Title, Container. Volume (2000) 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 The Crop Journal:
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C. Petit, J. Sieffermann, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18 (2007) 161-172. 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 The Crop Journal style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in The Crop Journal? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an The Crop Journal example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., Title, (2000). https://www.example.com (accessed July 3, 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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M. Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, (2008). https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed July 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video The Crop Journal in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in The Crop Journal

Here’s a The Crop Journal citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, Title, YouTube. (2000). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed July 3, 2022).
So how to cite a video The Crop Journal?
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Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube. (2015). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed July 3, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using The Crop Journal 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 The Crop Journal

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 The Crop Journal.
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F. Lastname, Title, (2000). http://www.example.com (accessed July 3, 2022).
Podcast referencing example in The Crop Journal using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, 640: Five Women, (2018). https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed July 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using The Crop Journal referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in The Crop Journal

An example song citation in The Crop Journal.
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F. Lastname, Song Title, 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed July 3, 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in The Crop Journal:
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The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed July 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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