American Journal of Science Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to American Journal of Science 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 Science.

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

Here’s an example book citation in American Journal of Science using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N., 2000, Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.): Publisher, City.
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: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London.
And an in-text citation book citation in American Journal of Science looks like this: (Rowling, 1997)

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

Here’s a American Journal of Science journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F., 2000, Title: Container, v. Volume, p. pages Used.
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 Science:
Petit, C., and Sieffermann, J., 2007, Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?: v. 18, p. 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

Citing a website in American Journal of Science reference style

Here’s an American Journal of Science example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, Title, accessed August 25, 2019, at 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., 2008, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, accessed August 25, 2019, at 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 American Journal of Science

Here’s a American Journal of Science citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000, Title, accessed August 25, 2019, at YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video American Journal of Science?
Pixar, 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, accessed August 25, 2019, at YouTube at 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 American Journal of Science 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 Science.
Lastname, F., 2000, Title:.
Podcast referencing example in American Journal of Science 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 American Journal of Science referencing style?

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


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