Journal of Applied Psychology Referencing Guide
(updated Jun 2022)


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How to do citations in Journal of Applied Psychology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Journal of Applied Psychology 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 Journal of Applied Psychology.

cite Journal of Applied Psychology  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Journal of Applied Psychology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Journal of Applied Psychology always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Journal of Applied Psychology using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.; Edition). Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Journal of Applied Psychology citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1st ed.). Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Journal of Applied Psychology looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Journal of Applied Psychology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Journal of Applied Psychology format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Journal of Applied Psychology

Here’s a Journal of Applied Psychology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), 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 Journal of Applied Psychology:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Journal of Applied Psychology style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Journal of Applied Psychology? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Journal of Applied Psychology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://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, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://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 Journal of Applied Psychology in 2022

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

Here’s a Journal of Applied Psychology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Journal of Applied Psychology?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Journal of Applied Psychology referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Journal of Applied Psychology, all you need to do is the following

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 Journal of Applied Psychology.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Journal of Applied Psychology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Journal of Applied Psychology referencing style?

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Journal of Applied Psychology

An example song citation in Journal of Applied Psychology.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Song Title. In Album. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Journal of Applied Psychology:
The Beatles. (1969, September 26). Here Comes the Sun. In Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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