Annals of Botany Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Annals of Botany style?

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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 Annals of Botany.

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How do you cite a book in the Annals of Botany referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Annals of Botany

Here’s an example book citation in Annals of Botany using placeholders:
Last Name FN. 2000. Title (EFN Editor Last Name, Ed.). City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Annals of Botany citation:
Angelou M. 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Annals of Botany looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Annals of Botany citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Annals of Botany format?

An Annals of Botany citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Annals of Botany journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container Volume: pages Used.
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 Annals of Botany:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18: 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Annals of Botany style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Annals of Botany

Here’s an Annals of Botany example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. https://www.example.com. 21 May 2022.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. 21 May 2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Annals of Botany in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in Annals of Botany, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

Here’s a Annals of Botany citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. Title. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. 21 May 2022.
So how to cite a video Annals of Botany?
Pixar. 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. 21 May 2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Annals of Botany referencing style

Did you know there are over 50 million podcast episodes out in the world for you to listen to? If you want to cite one in Annals of Botany, here’s how

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 Annals of Botany.
Lastname F. 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Annals of Botany using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 2018. 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Annals of Botany referencing style?

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in Annals of Botany

An example song citation in Annals of Botany.
Lastname F. 2000. Song Title.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Annals of Botany:
The Beatles. 1969. Here Comes the Sun.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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