Water Science Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Water Science style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Water Science 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 Water Science.

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

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

Here’s an example book citation in Water Science using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. 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:
Water Science 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 Water Science looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Water Science citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Water Science format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Water Science formatting guide, follow these easy steps

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

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in Water Science is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an Water Science example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 7.2.2022).
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 [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 7.2.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Water Science in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Water Science

Here’s a Water Science citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 7.2.2022).
So how to cite a video Water Science?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 7.2.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Water Science referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Water Science, this is what you’ll need

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 Water Science.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Water Science using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018. 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

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

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Water Science

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


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