JAMIA Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)

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How to do citations in JAMIA style?

This is the Citationsy guide to JAMIA 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 JAMIA.

cite JAMIA  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the JAMIA referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in JAMIA

Here’s an example book citation in JAMIA using placeholders:
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City : Publisher 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
JAMIA citation:
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York : Random House 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in JAMIA looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the JAMIA citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in JAMIA format?

Do you need help referencing or citing a research paper in JAMIA? Here’s how

Here’s a JAMIA journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;Volume:pages Used. doi: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 JAMIA:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007;18:161-72. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in JAMIA style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in JAMIA

Here’s an JAMIA example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. 2000.https://www.example.com (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. 2008.https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video JAMIA in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in JAMIA, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

Here’s a JAMIA citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
So how to cite a video JAMIA?
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using JAMIA 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 JAMIA

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 JAMIA.
Lastname F. Title. 2000.http://www.example.com (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
Podcast referencing example in JAMIA using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018.https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using JAMIA referencing style?

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in JAMIA

An example song citation in JAMIA.
Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in JAMIA:
The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed 4 Oct. 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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