How to cite a YouTube Video in BioMed Central

Use this template to cite a YouTube Video in the BioMed Central citation style.


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in BioMed Central
Reference a YouTube Video in BioMed Central

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the BioMed Central referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in BioMed Central using placeholders.
Template:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 16May2021.
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

BioMed Central YouTube Video citation:
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 16May2021.
Citing websites and links in BioMed Central is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in BioMed Central looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — BioMed Central YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in BioMed Central?

You can very easily reference a YouTube Video in the “BioMed Central” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

Yes — Use a BioMed Central reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a YouTube Video in BioMed Central?

The BioMed Central reference for a YouTube Video is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a YouTube Video in BioMed Central?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in BioMed Central is done like this:
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