BMC Molecular Biology Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Molecular Biology 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 Molecular Biology.

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

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

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

Here’s a BMC Molecular Biology 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 Molecular Biology:
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 Molecular Biology reference style

Here’s an BMC Molecular Biology example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 20Sep.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 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Molecular Biology

Here’s a BMC Molecular Biology citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
So how to cite a video BMC Molecular Biology?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Molecular Biology 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 Molecular Biology.
1. Lastname F. Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Molecular Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

An example song citation in BMC Molecular Biology.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Molecular Biology:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 20Sep.2019.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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