BMC Neurology Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Neurology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Neurology 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 Neurology.

cite BMC Neurology  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the BMC Neurology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in BMC Neurology

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Neurology format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in BMC Neurology, follow this example

Here’s a BMC Neurology 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 Neurology:
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 Neurology style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in BMC Neurology

Here’s an BMC Neurology example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 19May2022.
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 19May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Neurology in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in BMC Neurology

Here’s a BMC Neurology citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 19May2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Neurology?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 19May2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Neurology referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in BMC Neurology

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 Neurology.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 19May2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Neurology using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 19May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

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

An example song citation in BMC Neurology.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 19May2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Neurology:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 19May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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