Frontiers in Optics Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Frontiers in Optics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Frontiers in Optics 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 Optics.

cite Frontiers in Optics  — Referencing Guide



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

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Frontiers in Optics

Here’s an example book citation in Frontiers in Optics using placeholders:
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F. N. Last Name, Title, Edition, E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed. (Publisher, City, 2000).
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 Optics citation:
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M. Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. (Random House, New York, 1969).
And an in-text citation book citation in Frontiers in Optics looks like this: [1]

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

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

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Frontiers in Optics

Here’s a Frontiers in Optics journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F., “Title”, Container Volume, pages Used (Journal Name, 2000).
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 Optics:
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C. Petit and J. Sieffermann, “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?”, 161-172 (Food Quality and Preference, 2007).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Frontiers in Optics, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Frontiers in Optics example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F., “Title”, 1 January 2000, (1 October 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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M. Tran, “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”, 5 November 2008, (1 October 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Frontiers in Optics in 2022

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

Here’s a Frontiers in Optics citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName, “Title”, YouTube, 1 January 2000, (1 October 2022).
So how to cite a video Frontiers in Optics?
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Pixar, “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”, YouTube, 3 June 2015, (1 October 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Frontiers in Optics 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 Optics

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 Optics.
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F. Lastname, “Title” (Publisher, 2000).
Podcast referencing example in Frontiers in Optics using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life, “640: Five Women” (WBEZ Radio, 2018).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Although citing a song might seem uncommon, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered for both audio recordings and written song lyrics, here’s how to cite in Frontiers in Optics

An example song citation in Frontiers in Optics.
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F. Lastname, Song Title, in Album (2000).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Frontiers in Optics:
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The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun, in Abbey Road (1969).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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