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Streaming Audio and Video

Description: Streaming video accessed via the UniSA Library, YouTube or similar video sharing websites and podcasts

Notes

  • URLs are not included for subscribed products or those accessed via UniSA Library.
  • When videos are part of a series, capitalise the name of the series in-text and in the reference list entry. Film titles are capitalised when named in-text but not in the reference list.
  • Cite the director (dir.) of a film or program as main author. Where directors are not identified, cite the producer (prod.) or authoring company.
  • For TV transmissions, include channel and screening date in your reference list entry. If year of screening differs from the year of production, include year of screening in the screening date.

In-text citation

Format and layout:

(Director's family name OR Producer's family name OR Authoring body year)
Director's family name OR Producer's family name OR Authoring body (year)

Examples

...'apologised for his company's role in the debacle' (Seven Network 2016).

...as featured on The Checkout (ABC 2015).

Django Unchained (Tarantino 2012) depicts...

Frank Wills (Simmons 2010) demonstrates this approach...

...explore these changes (Visconti 1963).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:

Director's family name, Initial(s) (dir. OR prod.) OR Authoring body year of production, Title of video, streaming video, Network OR Production Company OR Distributor, screening date OR uploading date, Name of platform.

Examples

Seven Network, Seven News, streaming video, Seven Network, 25 October, Informit TVNews.

Reed, J, Kirkby, S, Reilly, H & Greenhalgh, P (dir.) 2015, The Checkout, series 3, ep. 11, streaming video, ABC, June 18, Informit EduTV.

Tarantino, Q (dir.) 2012, Django unchained, streaming video, Columbia, EnhanceTV.

Simmons, M (prod.) 2010, C.B.T. for depression: behavioral activation & cognitive change, streaming video, University of South Wales, Alexander Street.

Visconti, L (dir.) 1963, Il gattopardo, streaming video, Madman Entertainment, Kanopy.

Description: A program made available via YouTube or similar video sharing websites

Notes

  • Use this format for other online videos from sites like Vimeo, Dailymotion, etc.
  • Identify the site in the reference.

In-text citation

Format and layout:

(Director's family name OR Producer's family name OR Authoring body year)
Director's family name OR Producer's family name OR Authoring body (year)

Examples

A short video by the University of Mississippi Libraries (2015) explains...

...is discouraged (University of Mississippi Libraries 2015).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:

Director's family name, Initial(s) (dir. OR prod.) OR Authoring body year of production OR year of uploading, Title of video, video, Platform, uploading date, viewed date, <URL>.

Examples

University of Mississippi Libraries 2015, Plagiarism tutorial, video, YouTube, 20 August, viewed 19 January 2017, <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1HI0i-Br4Y>.

Description: An audio recording of a conversation or broadcast made available in electronic form online or via iTunes etc.

Notes

  • Always identify that it is a podcast/vodcast in the reference list entry. Also identify the source, e.g. URL, iTunes.
  • When podcasts are downloaded or streamed from iTunes or other platforms, write the platform instead of URL.

In-text citation

Format and layout:

(Podcaster's family name OR Authoring body year)
Podcaster's family name OR Authoring body (year)

Examples

...identified as his strongest works (McWeeny & Weinberg 2010).

McWeeny and Weinberg (2010) identify...

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:

Podcaster's family name, Initial(s) OR Authoring body year, Title of podcast, podcast, Name of page, date of broadcast OR date of production, accessed date, <URL> OR Platform.

Examples

McWeeny, D & Weinberg, S 2010, Motion/captured podcast: John Carpenter special, podcast, Hitfix, 26 October, accessed 11 November 2012, <http://uproxx.com/hitfix/listen-a-special-podcast-tribute-to-john-carpenter-with-guest-scott-weinberg/>.

McWeeny, D & Weinberg, S 2010, Motion/captured podcast: John Carpenter special, podcast, 26 October, accessed 11 November 2012, iTunes.

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