Virulence Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Virulence style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Virulence 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 Virulence.

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

There are two places to get the information you need for a book citation: the title page, and the reverse side of the title page. Here’s how to cite it in Virulence.

Here’s an example book citation in Virulence using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. 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:
Virulence 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 Virulence looks like this: 1

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Virulence format?

An Virulence 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 Virulence journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet] 2000 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; Volume: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 Virulence:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet] 2007 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; 18:161-72. 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 Virulence style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Virulence, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Virulence example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; 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]. 2008 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; 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 Virulence in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Virulence

Here’s a Virulence citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube2000 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Virulence?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube2015 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; 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 Virulence 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 Virulence

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 Virulence.
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Virulence using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. 2018 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]; 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 Virulence referencing style?

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

An example song citation in Virulence.
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. 2000 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Virulence:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. 1969 [cited 2022 Jul. 2]. 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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