Transportation Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Transportation style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Transportation 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 Transportation.

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

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

Here’s an example book citation in Transportation using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N.: Title. Publisher, City (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:
Transportation citation:
Angelou, M.: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Random House, New York (1969)
And an in-text citation book citation in Transportation looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Transportation format?

An Transportation citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Transportation journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F.: Title. Container. Volume, pages Used (2000). 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 Transportation:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J.: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172 (2007). 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 Transportation style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in Transportation? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Transportation example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F.: Title, 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.: Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, 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 Transportation in 2022

Have you discovered something while watching a Youtube channel or video and would like to know how to reference it in Transportation? Here’s how

Here’s a Transportation citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName: Title, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Transportation?
Pixar: Pizza Clip — Inside Out, 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 Transportation referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Transportation

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 Transportation.
Lastname, F.: Title, http://www.example.com, (2000)
Podcast referencing example in Transportation using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life: 640: Five Women, https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women, (2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

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

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Transportation. This is all you need

An example song citation in Transportation.
Lastname, F.: Song Title. (2000)
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Transportation:
The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun. (1969)
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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