The Psychological Record Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in The Psychological Record style?

This is the Citationsy guide to The Psychological Record 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 Psychological Record.

cite The Psychological Record  — Referencing Guide



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

When writing an academic paper, you will surely come across the challenge of citing a book properly. Here’s how to do it in The Psychological Record:

Here’s an example book citation in The Psychological Record using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.) (Edition.). 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 Psychological Record 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 The Psychological Record looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in The Psychological Record format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in The Psychological Record

Here’s a The Psychological Record journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Psychological Record:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in The Psychological Record style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in The Psychological Record this is what you need

Here’s an The Psychological Record example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 7 July 2022
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 7 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video The Psychological Record 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 Psychological Record

Here’s a The Psychological Record citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 7 July 2022
So how to cite a video The Psychological Record?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 7 July 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using The Psychological Record 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 The Psychological Record

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 Psychological Record.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 7 July 2022
Podcast referencing example in The Psychological Record using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 7 July 2022
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 Psychological Record referencing style?

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in The Psychological Record

An example song citation in The Psychological Record.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 7 July 2022
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in The Psychological Record:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 7 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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