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AMA Style Citation Examples

Find how to cite a journal (includes in-text notations example), book, eBook, magazine, newspaper, web pages, video, and DVD.

Government publication


  • If no personal author listed then use the agency name.
  • If accessing online then use URL in place of page numbers and add Accessed date.


[ AMA Citation for International Government Publication ]

1. Philippine Information Agency. PET/CT Scan Donated To Butuan CityButuan City: Vice Mayor's League of the Philippines; 2014: Accessed December 12, 2015.

REFERENCE[ AMA Citation for Federal Government Publication ]

1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Pregnant women with any laboratory evidence of possible Zika virus infection. Reviewed May 20, 2016. Updated July 21, 2016. Accessed July 22, 2016.

REFERENCE[ AMA Citation for State Government Publication ]

1. Missouri Department of Social Services. Family therapy. February 24, 2006. Accessed July 22, 2016.

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