Guide: How to cite a Dissertation in AMA style

Guide: How to cite a Dissertation in AMA style

Cite A Dissertation in AMA style

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Use the following template to cite a dissertation using the AMA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the AMA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


1. Author Surname Author Initial. Title.  Year Published.


1. Tempera Panel Painting Technique. In: 1st ed.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.




Mordant gilding(gold leaf applied to an adhesive laid onto the painted surface) was one of the last applications to a tempera painting. It creates highlights that makes garments look like satiny, gold-embroidered materials. The gild areas, which stand out in relief, reflect light, giving the effective shimmering streaks. 1

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