How to cite a Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal

Use this template to cite a Journal Article in the The Astrophysical Journal citation style.


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Citation Guide: Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal
Reference a Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal

How do you cite a Journal Article in the The Astrophysical Journal referencing style?

Here’s an example Journal Article citation in The Astrophysical Journal using placeholders.
Template:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. 2000, Container, Volume (Journal Name), URL
So if we want to cite, for example, this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann we’d do so like this:

The Astrophysical Journal Journal Article citation:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. 2007, 18 (Food Quality and Preference), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
Citing websites and links in The Astrophysical Journal is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation Journal Article reference in The Astrophysical Journal looks like this:
(Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

Frequently Asked Questions — The Astrophysical Journal Journal Article Referencing

How do I cite a Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal?

You can very easily reference a Journal Article in the “The Astrophysical Journal” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Journal Article?

How do you reference a Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal?

The The Astrophysical Journal reference for a Journal Article is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal?

An in-text reference for a Journal Article in The Astrophysical Journal is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname & Author3 Lastname 2000)
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