How to format your references using the International Journal of Jungian Studies citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for International Journal of Jungian Studies. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:

PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
Antonucci, R. (2013). Astrophysics: Quasars still defy explanation. Nature, 495(7440), 165–167.
A journal article with 2 authors
Giovanoli, S., & Meyer, U. (2013). Response to comment on “Stress in puberty unmasks latent neuropathological consequences of prenatal immune activation in mice.” Science (New York, N.Y.), 340(6134), 811.
A journal article with 3 authors
Aravanis, A. M., Pyle, J. L., & Tsien, R. W. (2003). Single synaptic vesicles fusing transiently and successively without loss of identity. Nature, 423(6940), 643–647.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Quinn, K. P., Sridharan, G. V., Hayden, R. S., Kaplan, D. L., Lee, K., & Georgakoudi, I. (2013). Quantitative metabolic imaging using endogenous fluorescence to detect stem cell differentiation. Scientific Reports, 3, 3432.

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
Rachev, S. T., Kim, Y. S., Bianchi, M. L., & Fabozzi, F. J. (2011). Financial Models with Lévy Processes and Volatility Clustering. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
An edited book
Fasano, G., & Pintér, J. D. (Eds.). (2016). Space Engineering: Modeling and Optimization with Case Studies (Vol. 114). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
A chapter in an edited book
Olbers, D., Willebrand, J., & Eden, C. (2012). Approximations Relating to Density Changes and Geometric Conditions. In J. Willebrand & C. Eden (Eds.), Ocean Dynamics (pp. 117–136). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for International Journal of Jungian Studies.

Blog post
Fang, J. (2014, November 13). Female Promiscuity Prevents Infanticide, Leads to Bigger Balls. Retrieved October 30, 2018, from


This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
Government Accountability Office. (1981). Government-Wide Guidelines and Management Assistance Center Needed To Improve ADP Systems Development (No. AFMD-81-20). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
Mukherjee, N. (2003). Development of High Sensitivity Bending Mode Polymer Piezoelectric Devices for Inner Ear Implantation (Doctoral dissertation). University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
Crow, K. (2001, June 3). For New Trump Neighbors, Proximity Breeds Discontent. New York Times, p. 146.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by name and year in parentheses:

This sentence cites one reference (Antonucci, 2013).
This sentence cites two references (Antonucci, 2013; Giovanoli & Meyer, 2013).

Here are examples of in-text citations with multiple authors:

  • Two authors: (Giovanoli & Meyer, 2013)
  • Three authors: (Aravanis, Pyle, & Tsien, 2003)
  • 6 or more authors: (Quinn et al., 2013)

About the journal

Full journal titleInternational Journal of Jungian Studies
ISSN (print)1940-9052
ISSN (online)1940-9060
ScopeApplied Psychology

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