Traffic Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to Traffic citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in Traffic style?
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 Traffic.
How do you cite a book in the Traffic referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in Traffic using placeholders:
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
How to reference a journal article in the Traffic citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Traffic format?Here’s a Traffic journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet] 2000 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Volume:pages Used. Available from: URL
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet] 2007 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];18:161-172. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
How to cite a website in a paper in Traffic style?Here’s an Traffic example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Available from: https://www.example.com
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. 2008 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
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How to cite a YouTube video TrafficHere’s a Traffic citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
How to cite a podcast using Traffic referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Traffic.
Lastname F. Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Available from: http://www.example.com
This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. 2018 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
How to cite a piece of music or a song using Traffic referencing style?An example song citation in Traffic.
Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2021 Dec. 8]. Available from: http://www.example.com
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. 1969 [cited 2021 Dec. 8]. Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
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