The Lichenologist Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in The Lichenologist style?

This is the Citationsy guide to The Lichenologist 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 Lichenologist.

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

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

Here’s an example book citation in The Lichenologist using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000) Title (EFN Editor Last Name, Ed.). 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:
The Lichenologist citation:
Angelou, M. (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in The Lichenologist looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in The Lichenologist format?

An The Lichenologist 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 Lichenologist journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000) Title. Container Volume: 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 The Lichenologist:
Petit, C. & Sieffermann, J. (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18: 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in The Lichenologist style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in The Lichenologist is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an The Lichenologist example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000) Title.
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.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video The Lichenologist 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 The Lichenologist

Here’s a The Lichenologist citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. YouTube.
So how to cite a video The Lichenologist?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using The Lichenologist referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in The Lichenologist

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 Lichenologist.
Lastname, F. (2000) Title.
Podcast referencing example in The Lichenologist 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 The Lichenologist referencing style?

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

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


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