AAPG Bulletin Referencing Guide

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

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N., 2000, Title: City, Publisher.
So if we want to cite “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 would look like this: (Rowling, 1997)

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

Here’s an example citation 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:
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 example citation using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, Title: Publisher: (accessed December 11, 2018).
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 December 11, 2018).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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 do 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:
The Beatles, 1969, Here Comes the Sun.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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