BMC Evolutionary Biology Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Evolutionary 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 Evolutionary Biology.

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

Here’s an example book citation in BMC Evolutionary 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 Evolutionary Biology looks like this: [1]

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

Here’s a BMC Evolutionary 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 Evolutionary 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 Evolutionary Biology reference style

Here’s an BMC Evolutionary Biology example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 18Sep.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 18Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Evolutionary Biology

Here’s a BMC Evolutionary Biology citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
So how to cite a video BMC Evolutionary Biology?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Evolutionary 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 Evolutionary Biology.
1. Lastname F. Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Evolutionary Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in BMC Evolutionary Biology.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Evolutionary Biology:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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