Referencing for people who value simplicity, privacy, and speed.Get Citationsy
Water SA Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to Water SA citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in Water SA 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 Water SA.
How do you cite a book in the Water SA referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in Water SA using placeholders:
LAST NAME FN (2000) Title. (Edition). Publisher, City.
Water SA citation:
ROWLING JK (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. (1ˢᵗ edn). Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London.
How to reference a journal article in the Water SA citation style?
Here’s a Water SA journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in Water SA format?
Author1 LastnameAF and Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Journal Name, Volume (Issue) pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI.
PETIT C and SIEFFERMANN J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? Food Quality and Preference, 18 (1) 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
Reduce the time it takes to create your bibliography by a factor of 10 by using the world’s favourite reference manager
Time to take this seriously.
How to cite a website in a paper in Water SA style?Here’s an Water SA example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. URL: https://www.example.com (Accessed 1 August 2021).
on The Guardian website:
TRAN M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. URL: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (Accessed 1 August 2021).
Citing websites and links in Water SA is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension →
How to cite a YouTube video Water SAHere’s a Water SA citation YouTube video example:
CHANNELNAME (2000) Title. YouTube. URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed 1 August 2021).
PIXAR (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed 1 August 2021).
How to cite a podcast using Water SA 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 Water SA.
LASTNAME F (2000) Title. 1. January 2000. Publisher. (Accessed 1 August 2021). URL: http://www.example.com
THIS AMERICAN LIFE (2018) 640: Five Women. 2. March 2018. WBEZ Radio. (Accessed 1 August 2021). URL: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
How to cite a piece of music or a song using Water SA referencing style?An example song citation in Water SA.
LASTNAME F (2000) Song Title. 1. January 2000. (Accessed 1 August 2021). URL: http://www.example.com
THE BEATLES (1969) Here Comes the Sun. 26. September 1969. (Accessed 1 August 2021). URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
You can automate citing and referencing any source in Water SA using Citationsy.
Cite sources using the Water SA Citation Machine
Citationsy is a reference management used by more than 200 000 students, academics, and researchers around the world.
It’s has a free trial and has iPhone and Android apps available. Sign up now →