ACS Chemical Biology Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)


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How to do citations in ACS Chemical Biology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to ACS Chemical Biology citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in ACS Chemical Biology.

cite ACS Chemical Biology  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the ACS Chemical Biology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

When writing an academic paper, you will surely come across the challenge of citing a book properly. Here’s how to do it in ACS Chemical Biology:

Here’s an example book citation in ACS Chemical Biology using placeholders:
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Last Name, F. N. Title, Edition.; Editor Last Name, E. F. N., Ed.; Publisher: City, 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
ACS Chemical Biology citation:
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Angelou, M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed.; Random House: New York, 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in ACS Chemical Biology looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the ACS Chemical Biology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in ACS Chemical Biology format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in ACS Chemical Biology, follow this example

Here’s a ACS Chemical Biology journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F.; Author3 LastnameA. F. Title. Container 2000, Volume (Issue), pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in ACS Chemical Biology:
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Petit, C.; Sieffermann, J. Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?. 2007, 18 (1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a website in a paper in ACS Chemical Biology style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in ACS Chemical Biology? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an ACS Chemical Biology example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA. F.; Author2 LastnameA. F. Title https://www.example.com (accessed Sep.25, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran, M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed Sep.25, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video ACS Chemical Biology in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in ACS Chemical Biology

Here’s a ACS Chemical Biology citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed Sep.25, 2022).
So how to cite a video ACS Chemical Biology?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed Sep.25, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using ACS Chemical Biology referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in ACS Chemical Biology, this is what you’ll need

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in ACS Chemical Biology.
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Lastname, F. Title, 2000.
Podcast referencing example in ACS Chemical Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women, 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using ACS Chemical Biology referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in ACS Chemical Biology

An example song citation in ACS Chemical Biology.
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Lastname, F. Song Title; 2000.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in ACS Chemical Biology:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun; 1969.
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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