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
Ambrose, S. H. (2006). Anthropology. A tool for all seasons. Science (New York, N.Y.), 314(5801), 930–931.
A journal article with 2 authors
Allen, P. A., & Hoffman, P. F. (2005). Extreme winds and waves in the aftermath of a Neoproterozoic glaciation. Nature, 433(7022), 123–127.
A journal article with 3 authors
Hernández, A. R., Klein, A. M., & Kirschner, M. W. (2012). Kinetic responses of β-catenin specify the sites of Wnt control. Science (New York, N.Y.), 338(6112), 1337–1340.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Denisov, E. V., Litviakov, N. V., Zavyalova, M. V., Perelmuter, V. M., Vtorushin, S. V., Tsyganov, M. M., Gerashchenko, T. S., Garbukov, E. Y., Slonimskaya, E. M., & Cherdyntseva, N. V. (2014). Intratumoral morphological heterogeneity of breast cancer: neoadjuvant chemotherapy efficiency and multidrug resistance gene expression. Scientific Reports, 4, 4709.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Wolf, E. L. (2012). Nanophysics of Solar and Renewable Energy. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.
An edited book
Beck, M. (2010). The Art of Proof: Basic Training for Deeper Mathematics (R. Geoghegan, Ed.; Vol. 0). Springer.
A chapter in an edited book
Hori, H., Yamagami, R., & Tomikawa, C. (2016). Regulation of Protein Synthesis via the Network Between Modified Nucleotides in tRNA and tRNA Modification Enzymes in Thermus thermophilus, a Thermophilic Eubacterium. In S. Jurga, V. A. Erdmann (Deceased), & J. Barciszewski (Eds.), Modified Nucleic Acids in Biology and Medicine (pp. 73–89). Springer International Publishing.

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
Davis, J. (2017, March 15). Ants Craft Their Own Powerful Antibiotics By Mixing Different Substances. IFLScience; IFLScience.


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. (2015). K-12 Education: Most Eighth Grade Students Are Not Proficient in Geography (GAO-16-7). 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
Little, K. (2013). Using Ancient and Modern Fishes to Track Environmental Change in the Illinois River [Doctoral dissertation]. Southern Illinois University.

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
Cooper, B. M. (2017, June 3). The Tailor of 125th Street. New York Times, ST1.

In-text citations

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

This sentence cites one reference (Ambrose, 2006).
This sentence cites two references (Allen & Hoffman, 2005; Ambrose, 2006).

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

  • Two authors: (Allen & Hoffman, 2005)
  • Three authors: (Hernández et al., 2012)
  • 6 or more authors: (Denisov et al., 2014)

About the journal

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

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