Frontiers in Genetics Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Frontiers in Genetics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Frontiers in Genetics 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 Frontiers in Genetics.

cite Frontiers in Genetics  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Frontiers in Genetics referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Frontiers in Genetics always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Frontiers in Genetics using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. Edition. E. F. N. Editor Last Name, ed. City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Frontiers in Genetics citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Frontiers in Genetics looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Frontiers in Genetics citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Frontiers in Genetics format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in Frontiers in Genetics is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a Frontiers in Genetics journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container Volume, 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 Frontiers in Genetics:
Petit, C., and Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Frontiers in Genetics style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in Frontiers in Genetics this is what you need

Here’s an Frontiers in Genetics example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Available at: https://www.example.com [Accessed July 5, 2022].
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 [Accessed July 5, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Frontiers in Genetics in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in Frontiers in Genetics

Here’s a Frontiers in Genetics citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000). Title. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [Accessed July 5, 2022].
So how to cite a video Frontiers in Genetics?
Pixar (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [Accessed July 5, 2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Frontiers in Genetics referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Frontiers in Genetics, this is what you’ll need

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 Frontiers in Genetics.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed July 5, 2022].
Podcast referencing example in Frontiers in Genetics using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018). 640: Five Women. Available at: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women [Accessed July 5, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Frontiers in Genetics referencing style?

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in Frontiers in Genetics

An example song citation in Frontiers in Genetics.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed July 5, 2022].
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Frontiers in Genetics:
The Beatles (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Available at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 [Accessed July 5, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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