BMC Infectious Diseases Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Infectious Diseases style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases.

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How do you cite a book in the BMC Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Infectious Diseases format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in BMC Infectious Diseases

Here’s a BMC Infectious Diseases 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 Infectious Diseases:
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 Infectious Diseases style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in BMC Infectious Diseases is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an BMC Infectious Diseases example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 26May2022.
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 26May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Infectious Diseases in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in BMC Infectious Diseases

Here’s a BMC Infectious Diseases citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 26May2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Infectious Diseases?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 26May2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Infectious Diseases referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in BMC Infectious Diseases

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 Infectious Diseases.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 26May2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Infectious Diseases using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 26May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in BMC Infectious Diseases

An example song citation in BMC Infectious Diseases.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 26May2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Infectious Diseases:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 26May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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