How to cite a Book in BMJ

Use this template to cite a Book in the BMJ citation style.

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Citation Guide: Book in BMJ
Reference a Book in BMJ

How do you cite a Book in the BMJ referencing style?

Here’s an example Book citation in BMJ using placeholders.
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City : Publisher 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Backlash” by Susan Faludi we’d do so like this:

BMJ book citation:
Faludi S. Backlash. 1st ed. New York City : Crown Publishing Group 1991.
Citing websites and links in BMJ is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation book reference in BMJ looks like this:

Frequently Asked Questions — BMJ Book Referencing

How do I cite a Book in BMJ?

You can very easily reference a Book in the “BMJ” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Book?

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

How do you reference a Book in BMJ?

The BMJ reference for a Book is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Book in BMJ?

An in-text reference for a Book in BMJ is done like this:
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