Accreditation and Quality Assurance Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Accreditation and Quality Assurance referencing style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
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Rowling JK (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Accreditation and Quality Assurance citation style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container. 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:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. doi: 10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in Accreditation and Quality Assurance reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 11 Dec. 2018
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 11 Dec. 2018
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Accreditation and Quality Assurance 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 Accreditation and Quality Assurance.
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Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Accreditation and Quality Assurance using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Accreditation and Quality Assurance referencing style?

An example song citation in Accreditation and Quality Assurance.
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Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album:
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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