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.
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 5 April 2020).
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 5 April 2020).
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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 5 April 2020).
PIXAR (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed 5 April 2020).
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 5 April 2020). URL: http://www.example.com
THIS AMERICAN LIFE (2018) 640: Five Women. 2. March 2018. WBEZ Radio. (Accessed 5 April 2020). 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 5 April 2020). URL: http://www.example.com
THE BEATLES (1969) Here Comes the Sun. 26. September 1969. (Accessed 5 April 2020). URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
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