How to cite a Journal Article in The Open University (numeric)

Use this template to cite a Journal Article in the The Open University (numeric) citation style.


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Citation Guide: Journal Article in The Open University (numeric)
Reference a Journal Article in The Open University (numeric)

How do you cite a Journal Article in the The Open University (numeric) referencing style?

Here’s an example Journal Article citation in The Open University (numeric) using placeholders.
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Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000) “Title.” Container, Volume(Issue), p. pages Used. [online] Available from: URL (Accessed 23 September 2021)
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 Open University (numeric) Journal Article citation:
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Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J.M. (2007) “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?.” , 18(1), pp. 161-172. [online] Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008 (Accessed 23 September 2021)
Citing websites and links in The Open University (numeric) is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation Journal Article reference in The Open University (numeric) looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — The Open University (numeric) Journal Article Referencing

How do I cite a Journal Article in The Open University (numeric)?

You can very easily reference a Journal Article in the “The Open University (numeric)” 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 Open University (numeric)?

The The Open University (numeric) 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 Open University (numeric)?

An in-text reference for a Journal Article in The Open University (numeric) is done like this:
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