The Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Citation Style (ADA)
This style provides the rules for formatting academic works in the field of nutrition. It uses a modified version of the American Medical Association Manual of Style, 10th edition for references.
For examples of citations in the JAND/ADA style, see the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, shelved alphabetically by title in the Crown Library's Print Holdings, lower level.
For more information on the AMA style, see the American Medical Association Manual of Style Online, or the 10th edition is available in print at the Rebecca Crown Library: Reference Collection (Non-Circulating), REF. R119.A533 2007.
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For examples of most common sources and general notes on reference lists see this guide.
Citation Examples:Scholarly Journal Articles
Author AA. Title of article. Title of Journal. Year; Volume(Issue):Pages.
Seagle HM, Strain GW, Makris A, Reeves RS. Position of the American Dietetic Association: weight management. J Am Diet Assoc. 2009;109(2):330-346.
Author AA. Title of Book. Publisher City, Publisher State Abbreviation: Publisher; Year.
Whitney E, Rolfes SR. Understanding Nutrition. 12 th ed. Belmont,CA; Wadsworth; 2011
Author. Title. Publisher City, Publisher State Abbreviation; Publisher; Year.
U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010. 7th Edition. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 2010.
Author AA. Title of article. Name of web site. Web site url: .Publication month date, year. Access month date, year.
DeNoon DJ. FDA Panel Opposes New Type of Diabetes Drug. WebMD Web site. Available at :http://www.webmd.com/diabetes/news/20110719/fda-panel-9-6-no-vote-on-new-type-diabetes-drug. Published July 19, 2011. Accessed May 30th 2014.
This page was adapted with permission from Bob Jones University Mack Library's Guide to Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Citation for Nutrition.
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