Amphibia-Reptilia Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Amphibia-Reptilia referencing style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N. (2000): Title.City, Publisher.
So if we want to cite “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 would look like this: (Rowling, 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Amphibia-Reptilia citation style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F. (2000): Title.ContainerVolume: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:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J. (2007): Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?.18:161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

Citing a website in Amphibia-Reptilia reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F. (2000): Title.Publisher.
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.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

How to cite a podcast using Amphibia-Reptilia 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 Amphibia-Reptilia.
Lastname, F. (2000): Title.Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in Amphibia-Reptilia 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 Amphibia-Reptilia referencing style?

An example song citation in Amphibia-Reptilia.
Lastname, F. (2000): Song Title.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album:
The Beatles (1969): Here Comes the Sun.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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