Archives and Manuscripts Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in Archives and Manuscripts style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Archives and Manuscripts 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 Archives and Manuscripts.

cite Archives and Manuscripts  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Archives and Manuscripts referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Archives and Manuscripts

Here’s an example book citation in Archives and Manuscripts using placeholders:
Last Name, FN 2000, Title, Editor First Name Editor Last Name (ed.), Edition, 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:
Archives and Manuscripts citation:
Angelou, M 1969, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn, Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Archives and Manuscripts looks like this: Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn, Random House, New York, 1969.

How to reference a journal article in the Archives and Manuscripts citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Archives and Manuscripts format?

An Archives and Manuscripts citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Archives and Manuscripts journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF & Author3 LastnameAF 2000, “Title”, Container, vol. Volume, Journal Name, no. Issue, p. pages Used, viewed 29 September 2022, .
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 Archives and Manuscripts:
Petit, C & Sieffermann, J 2007, “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, vol. 18, Food Quality and Preference, no. 1, pp. 161-172, viewed 29 September 2022, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: C. Petit & J.M. Sieffermann, “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, vol. 18, Food Quality and Preference, no. 1, 2007, pp. 161-172, viewed 29 September 2022, .

How to cite a website in a paper in Archives and Manuscripts style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Archives and Manuscripts

Here’s an Archives and Manuscripts example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF & Author2 LastnameAF 2000, Title, Publisher, viewed 29 September 2022, .
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, viewed 29 September 2022, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: Mark Tran, Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, The Guardian, 2008, viewed 29 September 2022, .

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How to cite a YouTube video Archives and Manuscripts in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in Archives and Manuscripts

Here’s a Archives and Manuscripts citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName 2000, Title, YouTube, viewed 29 September 2022, .
So how to cite a video Archives and Manuscripts?
Pixar 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube, viewed 29 September 2022, .
And an in-text video citation would look like this: Pixar, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube, 2015, viewed 29 September 2022, .

How to cite a podcast using Archives and Manuscripts referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Archives and Manuscripts

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 Archives and Manuscripts.
Lastname, F 2000, Title, Publisher, viewed 29 September 2022, .
Podcast referencing example in Archives and Manuscripts using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life 2018, 640: Five Women, WBEZ Radio, viewed 29 September 2022, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: This American Life, 640: Five Women, WBEZ Radio, 2018, viewed 29 September 2022, .

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Archives and Manuscripts 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 Archives and Manuscripts

An example song citation in Archives and Manuscripts.
Lastname, F 2000, Song Title, Album, 1 January, accessed 29 September 2022, .
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Archives and Manuscripts:
The Beatles 1969, Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road, 26 September, accessed 29 September 2022, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road, September 26, 1969, accessed 29 September 2022, .


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