Frontiers in Neuroscience Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Frontiers in Neuroscience style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Frontiers in Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience.

cite Frontiers in Neuroscience  — Referencing Guide



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

A book citation in Frontiers in Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

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

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Frontiers in Neuroscience citation format.

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

Have you come across a news article, blogpost or essay on the web and are not sure how to reference in Frontiers in Neuroscience? Here’s how to easily cite it

Here’s an Frontiers in Neuroscience example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Available at: https://www.example.com [Accessed May 17, 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 17, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Frontiers in Neuroscience in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Frontiers in Neuroscience, all you need it the following

Here’s a Frontiers in Neuroscience citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000). Title. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [Accessed May 17, 2022].
So how to cite a video Frontiers in Neuroscience?
Pixar (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [Accessed May 17, 2022].
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Frontiers in Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience

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 Neuroscience.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed May 17, 2022].
Podcast referencing example in Frontiers in Neuroscience using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018). 640: Five Women. Available at: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women [Accessed May 17, 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 Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience

An example song citation in Frontiers in Neuroscience.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed May 17, 2022].
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Frontiers in Neuroscience:
The Beatles (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Available at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 [Accessed May 17, 2022].
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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