Guide: How to cite a Magazine in ACS style

Guide: How to cite a Magazine in ACS style

Cite A Magazine in ACS style

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Use the following template to cite a magazine using the ACS citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the ACS style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Author Surname, Author Initial. Title. Publication Title. Year Published, p. Pages Used.

Example:

Witcraft, D. Within My Power. Scouting. 1950, p. 2.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

(Author Surname, Year Published)

Example

A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove...but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child (Witcraft, 1950)

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