Acta Naturae Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Acta Naturae citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Acta Naturae.

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

Here’s an example book citation in Acta Naturae using placeholders:
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Last Name F.N. Edition. Title. // City. Publisher. 2000.
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:
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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 book citation in Acta Naturae looks like this: [1]

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

Here’s an journal article reference in Acta Naturae using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F. // Container. 2000. V. Volume. № Issue. P. pages Used.URL. (Accessed June 20, 2019)
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 June 20, 2019)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in Acta Naturae reference style

Here’s an Acta Naturae example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F. 2000. https://www.example.com. (Accessed June 20, 2019)
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 June 20, 2019)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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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 reference a podcast it in Acta Naturae.
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Lastname F. 2000. http://www.example.com. (Accessed June 20, 2019)
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 June 20, 2019)
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 June 20, 2019).http://www.example.com. (Accessed June 20, 2019)
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Acta Naturae:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. // 1969 (Accessed June 20, 2019).https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. (Accessed June 20, 2019)
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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