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Citations & References

National Science Federation

In-Text Citations - uses number in bracket at end sentence - number matches list in Reference section by order of appearance

End References - must include the names of all authors (in the same sequence in which they appear in the publication), the article and journal title, book title, volume number, page numbers, and year of publication. If the document is available electronically, the Website address also should be identified.

American Science of Agronomy

also for Crop Science Society and Soil Science Society

  • Manuscripts are usually double-spaced

In-Text Citations - 

  • author-date system - see pg 10 of the PDF linked above
  • as in (author, date) at the end of the sentence where the information appears
  • Quotes require page numbers

End References - 

  • need a matching end reference for every in-text citation
  • in alpha order with hanging indent 
  • see pg. 11 and going forward of the Publication Manual for examples