American Society of Mechanical Engineers Referencing Guide

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

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
[1]
Last Name, F. N., 2000, Title, Publisher, City.
So if we want to cite “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
[1]
Rowling, J. K., 1997, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Here’s an example citation 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:
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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]

Citing a website in American Society of Mechanical Engineers reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, “Title” [Online]. Available: https://www.example.com. [Accessed: 11-Dec.-2018].
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: 11-Dec.-2018].
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work. Here’s how to do 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?

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:
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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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