American Statistical Association Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to American Statistical 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 Statistical Association.

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

Here’s an example book citation in American Statistical Association using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000), Title, (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, ed.), City: Publisher.
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, London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in American Statistical Association looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

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

Here’s a American Statistical Association journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000), “Title”, Container, Journal Name, Volume, pages Used. https://doi.org/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 Statistical Association:
Petit, C., and Sieffermann, J. (2007), “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, Food Quality and Preference, 18, 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in American Statistical Association reference style

Here’s an American Statistical Association example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000), “Title”, Publisher, Available athttps://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, M. (2008), “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, The Guardian, Available athttps://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 Statistical Association

Here’s a American Statistical Association citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000), “Title”, YouTube, Available athttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video American Statistical Association?
Pixar (2015), “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, Available athttps://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 Statistical 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 Statistical Association.
Lastname, F. (2000), “Title”, Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in American Statistical 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 Statistical Association referencing style?

An example song citation in American Statistical Association.
Lastname, F. (2000), Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in American Statistical 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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