Thinking & Reasoning Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Thinking & Reasoning style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Thinking & Reasoning 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 Thinking & Reasoning.

cite Thinking & Reasoning  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Thinking & Reasoning referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Thinking & Reasoning

Here’s an example book citation in Thinking & Reasoning using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.; Edition). 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:
Thinking & Reasoning citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1st ed.). Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Thinking & Reasoning looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Thinking & Reasoning citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Thinking & Reasoning format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Thinking & Reasoning formatting guide, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Thinking & Reasoning 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 Thinking & Reasoning:
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 & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Thinking & Reasoning style?

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

Here’s an Thinking & Reasoning example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. 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, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. 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 Thinking & Reasoning 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 Thinking & Reasoning

Here’s a Thinking & Reasoning citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Thinking & Reasoning?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 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 Thinking & Reasoning referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Thinking & Reasoning, this is what you’ll need

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 Thinking & Reasoning.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Thinking & Reasoning using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/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 Thinking & Reasoning referencing style?

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in Thinking & Reasoning

An example song citation in Thinking & Reasoning.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Song Title. In Album. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Thinking & Reasoning:
The Beatles. (1969, September 26). Here Comes the Sun. In Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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