Transfusion Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Transfusion style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Transfusion 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 Transfusion.

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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Transfusion

Here’s an example book citation in Transfusion using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Transfusion citation:
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Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Transfusion looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the Transfusion citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Transfusion format?

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

Here’s a Transfusion journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. 2000Jan.1 [cited 2022Jul.6];Volume(Issue):pages Used. Available from: URL
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 Transfusion:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. 2007Jan.1 [cited 2022Jul.6];18(1):161-72. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a website in a paper in Transfusion style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Transfusion to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Transfusion example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: 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:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video Transfusion in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in Transfusion

Here’s a Transfusion citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Transfusion?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using Transfusion referencing style

As the world goes digital, so does the way we learn. Podcasts have become an increasingly common source of knowledge. Here’s how to cite a podcast episode in Transfusion

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 Transfusion.
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Transfusion using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Transfusion referencing style?

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

An example song citation in Transfusion.
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Transfusion:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022Jul.6]. Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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