BMC Cell Biology Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Cell 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 BMC Cell Biology.

How do you cite a book in the BMC Cell Biology referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in BMC Cell Biology using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
1. Rowling JK. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st edition. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc; 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in BMC Cell Biology looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the BMC Cell Biology citation style?

Here’s a BMC Cell Biology journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container2000;Volume Issue:pages Used. doi: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 BMC Cell Biology:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007;18:161-72. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

Citing a website in BMC Cell Biology reference style

Here’s an BMC Cell Biology example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
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. 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Cell Biology

Here’s a BMC Cell Biology citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
So how to cite a video BMC Cell Biology?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Cell Biology referencing style

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 BMC Cell Biology.
1. Lastname F. Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Cell Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using BMC Cell Biology referencing style?

An example song citation in BMC Cell Biology.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Cell Biology:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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