BMC Geriatrics Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Geriatrics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Geriatrics 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 Geriatrics.

cite BMC Geriatrics  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the BMC Geriatrics 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 BMC Geriatrics

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Geriatrics format?

To write a research paper, you need to incorporate sources. This means that you have to know how to format the sources in your academic paper. To cite someone else’s paper in BMC Geriatrics in your research, follow these simple steps.

Here’s a BMC Geriatrics 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 Geriatrics:
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 Geriatrics style?

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in BMC Geriatrics? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an BMC Geriatrics example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 23May2022.
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 23May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Geriatrics in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in BMC Geriatrics

Here’s a BMC Geriatrics citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 23May2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Geriatrics?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Geriatrics referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in BMC Geriatrics

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 Geriatrics.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 23May2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Geriatrics using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in BMC Geriatrics is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

An example song citation in BMC Geriatrics.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 23May2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Geriatrics:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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