American Meteorological Society Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to American Meteorological Society 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 Meteorological Society.

How do you cite a book in the American Meteorological Society referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in American Meteorological Society using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N., 2000: Title. Edition. 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. 1st ed. Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London,.
And an in-text citation book citation in American Meteorological Society looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the American Meteorological Society citation style?

Here’s a American Meteorological Society journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F., 2000: Title. Container, Volume, pages Used, doi:DOI. URL (Accessed June 27, 2019).
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 Meteorological Society:
Petit, C., and J. Sieffermann, 2007: Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172, doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008 (Accessed June 27, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in American Meteorological Society reference style

Here’s an American Meteorological Society example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000: Title. https://www.example.com (Accessed June 27, 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: Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (Accessed June 27, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video American Meteorological Society

Here’s a American Meteorological Society citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000: Title. YouTube,. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (Accessed June 27, 2019).
So how to cite a video American Meteorological Society?
Pixar, 2015: Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube,. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (Accessed June 27, 2019).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using American Meteorological Society 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 Meteorological Society.
Lastname, F., 2000: Title. http://www.example.com (Accessed June 27, 2019).
Podcast referencing example in American Meteorological Society using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018: 640: Five Women. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (Accessed June 27, 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 Meteorological Society referencing style?

An example song citation in American Meteorological Society.
Lastname, F., 2000: Song Title. http://www.example.com (Accessed June 27, 2019).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in American Meteorological Society:
The Beatles, 1969: Here Comes the Sun. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (Accessed June 27, 2019).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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