Vadose Zone Journal Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Vadose Zone Journal style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Vadose Zone Journal 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 Vadose Zone Journal.

cite Vadose Zone Journal  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Vadose Zone Journal referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Vadose Zone Journal always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

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

How to reference a journal article in the Vadose Zone Journal citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Vadose Zone Journal format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Vadose Zone Journal citation format.

Here’s a Vadose Zone Journal journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., and Author3 LastnameA.F. 2000. Title. Container Volume(Issue): pages Used. doi: 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 Vadose Zone Journal:
Petit, C., and J. Sieffermann. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18(1): 161-172. doi: 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 Vadose Zone Journal style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Vadose Zone Journal

Here’s an Vadose Zone Journal example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., and Author2 LastnameA.F. 2000. Title. https://www.example.com (accessed 2 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. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 2 July 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Vadose Zone Journal in 2022

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

Here’s a Vadose Zone Journal citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 2 July 2022).
So how to cite a video Vadose Zone Journal?
Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 2 July 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Vadose Zone Journal referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in Vadose Zone Journal

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 Vadose Zone Journal.
Lastname, F. 2000. Title. http://www.example.com (accessed 2 July 2022).
Podcast referencing example in Vadose Zone Journal using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018. 640: Five Women. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed 2 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 Vadose Zone Journal 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 Vadose Zone Journal

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


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