Frontiers in Materials Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Frontiers in Materials style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Frontiers in Materials 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 Materials.

cite Frontiers in Materials  — Referencing Guide



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

To create a basic works-cited-list entry for a book in Frontiers in Materials follow these simple steps

Here’s an example book citation in Frontiers in Materials 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 Materials 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 Materials looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

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

An Frontiers in Materials citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Frontiers in Materials 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 Materials:
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 Materials style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Frontiers in Materials to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Frontiers in Materials example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Available at: https://www.example.com [Accessed May 22, 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 May 22, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Frontiers in Materials in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in Frontiers in Materials

Here’s a Frontiers in Materials citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000). Title. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [Accessed May 22, 2022].
So how to cite a video Frontiers in Materials?
Pixar (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [Accessed May 22, 2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Frontiers in Materials referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in Frontiers in Materials

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 Materials.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed May 22, 2022].
Podcast referencing example in Frontiers in Materials using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018). 640: Five Women. Available at: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women [Accessed May 22, 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 Materials referencing style?

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Frontiers in Materials. This is all you need

An example song citation in Frontiers in Materials.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed May 22, 2022].
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Frontiers in Materials:
The Beatles (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Available at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 [Accessed May 22, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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