BMC Family Practice Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Family Practice style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Family Practice 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 Family Practice.

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How do you cite a book in the BMC Family Practice referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in BMC Family Practice

Here’s an example book citation in BMC Family Practice using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 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:
BMC Family Practice citation:
1. Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st edition. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in BMC Family Practice looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the BMC Family Practice citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Family Practice format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in BMC Family Practice, follow these easy steps

Here’s a BMC Family Practice journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. 2000;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 Family Practice:
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]

How to cite a website in a paper in BMC Family Practice style?

I found a useful website and want to cite information from it in my paper. How do I reference in BMC Family Practice? Here’s a simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an BMC Family Practice example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 21May2022.
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 21May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Family Practice in 2022

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

Here’s a BMC Family Practice citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 21May2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Family Practice?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 21May2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Family Practice referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in BMC Family Practice

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 Family Practice.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 21May2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Family Practice using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 21May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using BMC Family Practice 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 BMC Family Practice

An example song citation in BMC Family Practice.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 21May2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Family Practice:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 21May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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