AAPG Bulletin Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to AAPG Bulletin 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 AAPG Bulletin.

How do you cite a book in the AAPG Bulletin referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in AAPG Bulletin using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N., 2000, Title: City, Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Rowling, J. K., 1997, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: London, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in AAPG Bulletin looks like this: (Rowling, 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the AAPG Bulletin citation style?

Here’s a AAPG Bulletin journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F., 2000, Title: Container, v. Volume, no. Issue, p. pages Used, doi: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 AAPG Bulletin:
Petit, C., and J. Sieffermann, 2007, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?: v. 18, no. 1, p. 161-172, doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

Citing a website in AAPG Bulletin reference style

Here’s an AAPG Bulletin example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, Title: Publisher: (accessed August 25, 2019).
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: The Guardian: (accessed August 25, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video AAPG Bulletin

Here’s a AAPG Bulletin citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000, Title: (accessed August 25, 2019).
So how to cite a video AAPG Bulletin?
Pixar, 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out: (accessed August 25, 2019).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using AAPG Bulletin referencing style

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

How to cite a piece of music or a song using AAPG Bulletin referencing style?

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


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