The Open University (numeric, superscript) Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to The Open University (numeric, superscript) 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 Open University (numeric, superscript).

How to do citations in The Open University (numeric, superscript) style?
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How do you cite a book in the The Open University (numeric, superscript) referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in The Open University (numeric, superscript) using placeholders:
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Last Name, First Name (2000) Title Edition. Editor Last Name, E. F. N. (ed.), City, Publisher.
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:
The Open University (numeric, superscript) citation:
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Rowling, Joanne K. (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone 1st ed., London, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in The Open University (numeric, superscript) looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the The Open University (numeric, superscript) citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in The Open University (numeric, superscript) format?

Here’s a The Open University (numeric, superscript) journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000) “Title.” Container, Volume(Issue), p. pages Used. [online] Available from: URL (Accessed 2 April 2020)
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 Open University (numeric, superscript):
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Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J.M. (2007) “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?.” , 18(1), pp. 161-172. [online] Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008 (Accessed 2 April 2020)
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a website in a paper in The Open University (numeric, superscript) style?

Here’s an The Open University (numeric, superscript) example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000) “Title.” [online] Available from: https://www.example.com (Accessed 2 April 2020)
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, Mark (2008) “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President.” [online] Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (Accessed 2 April 2020)
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video The Open University (numeric, superscript)

Here’s a The Open University (numeric, superscript) citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName (2000) “Title.” YouTube. [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed 2 April 2020)
So how to cite a video The Open University (numeric, superscript)?
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Pixar (2015) “Pizza Clip — Inside Out.” YouTube. [online] Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed 2 April 2020)
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using The Open University (numeric, superscript) 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 The Open University (numeric, superscript).
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Lastname, Firstname (2000) “Title.” [online] Available from: http://www.example.com (Accessed 2 April 2020)
Podcast referencing example in The Open University (numeric, superscript) using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) “640: Five Women.” [online] Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (Accessed 2 April 2020)
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using The Open University (numeric, superscript) referencing style?

An example song citation in The Open University (numeric, superscript).
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Lastname, Firstname (2000) Song Title, [online] Available from: http://www.example.com (Accessed 2 April 2020)
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in The Open University (numeric, superscript):
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun, [online] Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (Accessed 2 April 2020)
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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