Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) Referencing Guide

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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 Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date).

How do you cite a book in the Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) using placeholders:
Last Name, FN 2000, Title, Edition, EFN Editor Last Name (ed.), Publisher, City.
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, JK 1997, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st edn, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London.
And an in-text citation book citation in Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) citation style?

Here’s a Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF & Author3 LastnameAF 2000, “Title”, Container, vol. Volume, no. Issue, p.. pages Used, viewed 17 July 2019, .
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 Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date):
Petit, C & Sieffermann, J 2007, “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, , vol. 18, no. 1, pp.. 161-172, viewed 17 July 2019, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) reference style

Here’s an Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF & Author2 LastnameAF 2000, Title, viewed 17 July 2019, .
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, viewed 17 July 2019, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date)

Here’s a Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName 2000, Title, YouTube, viewed 17 July 2019, .
So how to cite a video Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date)?
Pixar 2015, Pizza Clip — Inside Out, YouTube, viewed 17 July 2019, .
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) 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 Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date).
Lastname, F 2000, “Title”, viewed 17 July 2019, .
Podcast referencing example in Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life 2018, “640: Five Women”, viewed 17 July 2019, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date) referencing style?

An example song citation in Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date).
Lastname, F 2000, Song Title, viewed 17 July 2019, .
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Style Manual - Australian Government (author-date):
The Beatles 1969, Here Comes the Sun, viewed 17 July 2019, .
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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