Acta Naturae Referencing Guide

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

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Last Name F.N. Edition. Title. // City. Publisher. 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. 1st ed. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. // London. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc. 1997.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F. // Container. 2000. V. Volume. № Issue. P. pages Used.URL. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
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. V. 18. № 1. P. 161-172.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in Acta Naturae reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F. 2000. https://www.example.com. (Accessed December 17, 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. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Acta Naturae 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 Acta Naturae.
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Lastname F. 2000. http://www.example.com. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
Podcast referencing example in Acta Naturae using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in Acta Naturae.
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Lastname F. Song Title. // 2000 (Accessed December 17, 2018).http://www.example.com. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
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 (Accessed December 17, 2018).https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. (Accessed December 17, 2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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