American Society of Mechanical Engineers Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in American Society of Mechanical Engineers style?

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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 Society of Mechanical Engineers.

cite American Society of Mechanical Engineers  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers referencing style? (2022 Guide)

To create a basic works-cited-list entry for a book in American Society of Mechanical Engineers follow these simple steps

Here’s an example book citation in American Society of Mechanical Engineers using placeholders:
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Last Name, F. N., 2000, Title, Publisher, City.
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 Society of Mechanical Engineers citation:
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Angelou, M., 1969, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in American Society of Mechanical Engineers looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in American Society of Mechanical Engineers format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the American Society of Mechanical Engineers citation format.

Here’s a American Society of Mechanical Engineers journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F., 2000, “Title”, Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Society of Mechanical Engineers:
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Petit, C., and Sieffermann, J., 2007, “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?”, 18(1), pp. 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in American Society of Mechanical Engineers style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in American Society of Mechanical Engineers this is what you need

Here’s an American Society of Mechanical Engineers example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, “Title” [Online]. Available: https://www.example.com. [Accessed: 02-Oct.-2022].
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., 2008, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President” [Online]. Available: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. [Accessed: 02-Oct.-2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video American Society of Mechanical Engineers in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Here’s a American Society of Mechanical Engineers citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, 2000, “Title”, YouTube [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. [Accessed: 02-Oct.-2022].
So how to cite a video American Society of Mechanical Engineers?
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Pixar, 2015, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube [Online]. Available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. [Accessed: 02-Oct.-2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using American Society of Mechanical Engineers referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in American Society of Mechanical Engineers

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 Society of Mechanical Engineers.
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Lastname, F., 2000, “Title”.
Podcast referencing example in American Society of Mechanical Engineers using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, 2018, “640: Five Women”.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using American Society of Mechanical Engineers 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 Society of Mechanical Engineers

An example song citation in American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
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Lastname, F., 2000, Song Title.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in American Society of Mechanical Engineers:
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The Beatles, 1969, Here Comes the Sun.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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