American Journal of Criminal Justice Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to American Journal of Criminal Justice 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 American Journal of Criminal Justice.

How do you cite a book in the American Journal of Criminal Justice referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in American Journal of Criminal Justice 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 American Journal of Criminal Justice looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the American Journal of Criminal Justice citation style?

Here’s a American Journal of Criminal Justice 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 American Journal of Criminal Justice:
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 American Journal of Criminal Justice reference style

Here’s an American Journal of Criminal Justice example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 25 August 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 25 August 2019
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video American Journal of Criminal Justice

Here’s a American Journal of Criminal Justice citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 25 August 2019
So how to cite a video American Journal of Criminal Justice?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 25 August 2019
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using American Journal of Criminal Justice 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 American Journal of Criminal Justice.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 25 August 2019
Podcast referencing example in American Journal of Criminal Justice using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 25 August 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 American Journal of Criminal Justice referencing style?

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


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