Frontiers in Microbiology Referencing Guide

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.

How do you cite a book in the Frontiers in Microbiology referencing style?

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, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Rowling, J. K. (1997). Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in Frontiers in Microbiology looks like this: (Rowling, 1997)

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

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)

Citing a website in Frontiers in Microbiology reference style

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 July 19, 2019].
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 19, 2019].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video 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 July 19, 2019].
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 July 19, 2019].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Frontiers in Microbiology referencing style

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 July 19, 2019].
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 July 19, 2019].
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?

An example song citation in Frontiers in Microbiology.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed July 19, 2019].
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 July 19, 2019].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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