Guide: How to cite a Journal in ASA style

Guide: How to cite a Journal in ASA style

Cite A Journal in ASA style

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Use the following template to cite a journal using the ASA 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.


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

Reference list

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


Author Surname, Author Forename. Year Published. 'Title'. Publication Title Volume number(Issue number):Pages Used. Retrieved October 10, 2013 (http://Website URL).


Sandelowski, Margarete. 1994. 'Focus On Qualitative Methods. Notes On Transcription'. Research in Nursing \& Health 17(4):312.

In-text citation

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


(Author Surname Year Published)


meeting point of art and science (Sandelowski 1994)

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