American Medical Association Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to American Medical 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 Medical Association.

How do you cite a book in the American Medical Association referencing style?

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

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

Here’s a American Medical Association journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. January 2000;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 Medical Association:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. January 2007;18(1):161-172. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

Citing a website in American Medical Association reference style

Here’s an American Medical Association example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. https://www.example.com. Published January 1, 2000. Accessed August 25, 2019.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Published November 5, 2008. Accessed August 25, 2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video American Medical Association

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

How to cite a podcast using American Medical Association 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 Medical Association.
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Lastname F. Title. January 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed August 25, 2019.
Podcast referencing example in American Medical Association using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. March 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed August 25, 2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using American Medical Association referencing style?

An example song citation in American Medical Association.
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Lastname F. Song Title.; 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed August 25, 2019.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in American Medical Association:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun.; 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed August 25, 2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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