ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces referencing style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Last Name, F. N. Title, Edition.; Editor Last Name, E. F. N., Ed.; Publisher: City, 2000.
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, J. K. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st ed.; Bloomsbury Publishing Inc: London, 1997.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces citation style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F.; Author3 LastnameA. F. Title. Container 2000, Volume (Issue), pages Used.
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. Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?. 2007, 18 (1), 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

Citing a website in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F.; Author2 LastnameA. F. Title https://www.example.com (accessed Dec.10, 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. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed Dec.10, 2018).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 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 ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.
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Lastname, F. Title, 2000.
Podcast referencing example in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women, 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces referencing style?

An example song citation in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.
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Lastname, F. Song Title; 2000.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun; 1969.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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