Acta Analytica Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Acta Analytica 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 Acta Analytica.

How do you cite a book in the Acta Analytica referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Acta Analytica using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.) (Edition.). 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 (1st ed.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in Acta Analytica looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Acta Analytica citation style?

Here’s a Acta Analytica journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Acta Analytica:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 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 Acta Analytica reference style

Here’s an Acta Analytica example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 27 June 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, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 27 June 2019
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Acta Analytica

Here’s a Acta Analytica citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 27 June 2019
So how to cite a video Acta Analytica?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 27 June 2019
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Acta Analytica 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 Acta Analytica.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 27 June 2019
Podcast referencing example in Acta Analytica using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 27 June 2019
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Acta Analytica referencing style?

An example song citation in Acta Analytica.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 27 June 2019
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Acta Analytica:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 27 June 2019
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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