ACS Infectious Diseases Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in ACS Infectious Diseases style?

This is the Citationsy guide to ACS Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases.

cite ACS Infectious Diseases  — Referencing Guide



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

A book citation in ACS Infectious Diseases always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in ACS Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases looks like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the ACS Infectious Diseases citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in ACS Infectious Diseases format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the ACS Infectious Diseases citation format.

Here’s a ACS Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases:
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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 Infectious Diseases style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in ACS Infectious Diseases. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an ACS Infectious Diseases example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA. F.; Author2 LastnameA. F. Title https://www.example.com (accessed May21, 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 May21, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

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How to cite a YouTube video ACS Infectious Diseases in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in ACS Infectious Diseases

Here’s a ACS Infectious Diseases citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed May21, 2022).
So how to cite a video ACS Infectious Diseases?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed May21, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using ACS Infectious Diseases referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in ACS Infectious Diseases

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 Infectious Diseases.
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Lastname, F. Title, 2000.
Podcast referencing example in ACS Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases

An example song citation in ACS Infectious Diseases.
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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 Infectious Diseases:
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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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