AGE Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in AGE style?

This is the Citationsy guide to AGE 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 AGE.

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How do you cite a book in the AGE referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in AGE

Here’s an example book citation in AGE using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
AGE citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn.. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in AGE looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the AGE citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in AGE format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in AGE, follow this example

Here’s a AGE journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume:pages Used. https://doi.org/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 AGE:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in AGE style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in AGE? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an AGE example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 22 May 2022
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 22 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video AGE in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in AGE

Here’s a AGE citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 22 May 2022
So how to cite a video AGE?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 22 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using AGE referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in AGE

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 AGE.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in AGE using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

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

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in AGE is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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