AAPG Bulletin Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in AAPG Bulletin style?

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.

cite AAPG Bulletin  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the AAPG Bulletin referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in AAPG Bulletin

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, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
AAPG Bulletin citation:
Angelou, M., 1969, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: New York, Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in AAPG Bulletin looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in AAPG Bulletin format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in AAPG Bulletin? Here’s how

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)

How to cite a website in a paper in AAPG Bulletin style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in AAPG Bulletin this is what you need

Here’s an AAPG Bulletin example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, Title: Publisher: (accessed May 22, 2022).
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 May 22, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video AAPG Bulletin in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in AAPG Bulletin

Here’s a AAPG Bulletin citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000, Title: (accessed May 22, 2022).
So how to cite a video AAPG Bulletin?
Pixar, 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out: (accessed May 22, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using AAPG Bulletin referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in AAPG Bulletin

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?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in AAPG Bulletin is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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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