AMB Express Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to AMB Express 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 AMB Express.

How do you cite a book in the AMB Express referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in AMB Express using placeholders:
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Rowling JK. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc; 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in AMB Express looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the AMB Express citation style?

Here’s a AMB Express journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000Jan.1 [cited 2019Aug.25];Volume(Issue):pages Used. URL
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 AMB Express:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007Jan.1 [cited 2019Aug.25];18(1):161-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in AMB Express reference style

Here’s an AMB Express example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2019Aug.25]. https://www.example.com
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2019Aug.25]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video AMB Express

Here’s a AMB Express citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2019Aug.25]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video AMB Express?
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2019Aug.25]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using AMB Express 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 AMB Express.
Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2019Aug.25]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in AMB Express using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2019Aug.25]. https://thisamericanlife.org/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 AMB Express referencing style?

An example song citation in AMB Express.
Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2019Aug.25]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in AMB Express:
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2019Aug.25]. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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