Frontiers in Microbiology Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Frontiers in Microbiology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Frontiers in Microbiology 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 Microbiology.

cite Frontiers in Microbiology  — Referencing Guide



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

Have you come across fiction, non-fiction, history, novel or any other book and you want to include it in your works-cited-list in Frontiers in Microbiology? This is how.

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

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

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

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Frontiers in Microbiology formatting guide, follow these easy steps

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

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in Frontiers in Microbiology is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an Frontiers in Microbiology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Available at: https://www.example.com [Accessed October 6, 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 October 6, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Frontiers in Microbiology 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 Frontiers in Microbiology

Here’s a Frontiers in Microbiology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000). Title. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [Accessed October 6, 2022].
So how to cite a video Frontiers in Microbiology?
Pixar (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [Accessed October 6, 2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Frontiers in Microbiology referencing style

Are you listening to a podcast and you want to use it in your essay or presentation? Here’s how to cite it in Frontiers in Microbiology

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 Microbiology.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed October 6, 2022].
Podcast referencing example in Frontiers in Microbiology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018). 640: Five Women. Available at: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women [Accessed October 6, 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 Microbiology referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in Frontiers in Microbiology

An example song citation in Frontiers in Microbiology.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed October 6, 2022].
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Frontiers in Microbiology:
The Beatles (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Available at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 [Accessed October 6, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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