Biomimetics Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


Last updated:
How to do citations in Biomimetics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Biomimetics 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 Biomimetics.

cite Biomimetics  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Biomimetics referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Biomimetics

Here’s an example book citation in Biomimetics using placeholders:
1.
Last Name, F.N. Title; Editor Last Name, E.F.N., Ed.; Edition.; Publisher: City, 2000; ISBN ISBN.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Biomimetics citation:
1.
Angelou, M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; 1st ed.; Random House: New York, 1969; ISBN 9780375507892.
And an in-text citation book citation in Biomimetics looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Biomimetics citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Biomimetics format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Biomimetics

Here’s a Biomimetics journal citation example using placeholders:
1.
Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author3 LastnameA.F. Title. Container 2000, 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 Biomimetics:
1.
Petit, C.; Sieffermann, J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007, 18, 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in Biomimetics 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 Biomimetics

Here’s an Biomimetics example website reference:
1.
Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author2 LastnameA.F. Title Available online: https://www.example.com (accessed on Oct.4, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
1.
Tran, M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President Available online: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed on Oct.4, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing websites and links in Biomimetics is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension →

How to cite a YouTube video Biomimetics 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 Biomimetics

Here’s a Biomimetics citation YouTube video example:
1.
ChannelName Title Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed on Oct.4, 2022).
So how to cite a video Biomimetics?
1.
Pixar Pizza Clip — Inside Out Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed on Oct.4, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Biomimetics referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Biomimetics

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 Biomimetics.
1.
Lastname, F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Biomimetics using “This American Life” episode 640:
1.
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 Biomimetics referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in Biomimetics

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


You can automate citing and referencing any source in Biomimetics using Citationsy.

Cite sources using the Biomimetics Citation Machine

Citationsy is a reference management used by more than 200 000 students, academics, and researchers around the world.
It has a free trial and has iPhone and Android apps available. Sign up now →