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AMA Style Citation Examples: Media

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


Films on Demand:

REFERENCE (ONLINE MOVIE)[ AMA Citation for Online Video ]

1. Nguyen H, Solanki V.  Caffeinated:  Every Cup of Coffee Has a Story.  [Amazon Streaming].  United States:  Film Buff; 2015.


YouTube Video:  For videos, provide the author only if you are sure that person created the video. Do not list the person posting the video online as the author. If you are unsure, treat the citation as having no author.


1. Takayma-Ogawa J, Willette J. What is information literacy? [Video]. YouTube.  Published March 14, 2007. Accessed December 12, 2015.


2. The Positive Effects of Aging [Video].  YouTube.  Published April 9, 2015.  Accessed December 12, 2015.


Podcast: Author Surname Author InitialTitlePublication TitleYear Published. Available at: http://Website URL. Accessed Month day, year.


1. Tracey, E.  Sugar and Your Heart.  Johns Hopkins Medicine Podcasts2015.  Available at:  Accessed December 12, 2015.

Movie: Begin with the author, director, or producer.  Next, the title of the work in italics, followed by the medium in brackets.  Provide the place of publication, the publisher (or distributor), and the date of publication.


[ AMA Citation for Video on DVD ]

1. Soderbergh S. Traffic [DVD].  United States:  GramercyPictures; 2000.

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