American Marketing Association Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in American Marketing Association style?

This is the Citationsy guide to American Marketing Association 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 Marketing Association.

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How do you cite a book in the American Marketing Association referencing style? (2022 Guide)

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

Here’s an example book citation in American Marketing Association using placeholders:
Last Name, First Name (2000), Title, (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, ed.), City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
American Marketing Association citation:
Angelou, Maya (1969), I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in American Marketing Association looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the American Marketing Association citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in American Marketing Association format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in American Marketing Association

Here’s a American Marketing Association journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000), “Title”, Container, Volume (Issue), 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 Marketing Association:
Petit, C. and J.M. Sieffermann (2007), “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, 18 (1), 161-72.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in American Marketing Association style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in American Marketing Association, follow this simple guide

Here’s an American Marketing Association example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000), “Title”, Publisher, (accessed May 22, 2022), [available 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, Mark (2008), “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, The Guardian, (accessed May 22, 2022), [available 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 Marketing Association in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in American Marketing Association

Here’s a American Marketing Association citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000), “Title”, YouTube, (accessed May 22, 2022), [available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX].
So how to cite a video American Marketing Association?
Pixar (2015), “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, (accessed May 22, 2022), [available 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 Marketing Association referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in American Marketing Association, all you need to do is the following

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 Marketing Association.
Lastname, Firstname (2000), “Title”, Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in American Marketing Association using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018), “640: Five Women”, WBEZ Radio.
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 Marketing Association referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in American Marketing Association

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


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