BMC Microbiology Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Microbiology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Microbiology 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 Microbiology.

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How do you cite a book in the BMC Microbiology 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 Microbiology

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Microbiology 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 Microbiology in your research, follow these simple steps.

Here’s a BMC Microbiology 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 Microbiology:
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 Microbiology style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in BMC Microbiology

Here’s an BMC Microbiology example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
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 3Oct.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Microbiology in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in BMC Microbiology

Here’s a BMC Microbiology citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Microbiology?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Microbiology referencing style

Did you know there are over 50 million podcast episodes out in the world for you to listen to? If you want to cite one in BMC Microbiology, here’s how

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 Microbiology.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Microbiology using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in BMC Microbiology

An example song citation in BMC Microbiology.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Microbiology:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 3Oct.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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