BMC Nutrition Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Nutrition style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Nutrition 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 Nutrition.

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

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

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Nutrition 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 Nutrition, follow this example

Here’s a BMC Nutrition 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 Nutrition:
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 Nutrition style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in BMC Nutrition, follow this simple guide

Here’s an BMC Nutrition 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 Nutrition 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 Nutrition

Here’s a BMC Nutrition 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 Nutrition?
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 Nutrition 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 Nutrition

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 Nutrition.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 19May2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Nutrition 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 Nutrition 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 Nutrition

An example song citation in BMC Nutrition.
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 Nutrition:
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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