BMC Genomics Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Genomics 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 Genomics.

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

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

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

Here’s a BMC Genomics 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 Genomics:
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 Genomics reference style

Here’s an BMC Genomics 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 Genomics

Here’s a BMC Genomics 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 Genomics?
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 Genomics 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 Genomics.
1. Lastname F. Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 18Sep.2019.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Genomics 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 Genomics referencing style?

An example song citation in BMC Genomics.
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 Genomics:
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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