Human Reproduction Referencing Guide
(updated Sep 2022)

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How to do citations in Human Reproduction style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Human Reproduction 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 Human Reproduction.

cite Human Reproduction  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Human Reproduction referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Human Reproduction

Here’s an example book citation in Human Reproduction using placeholders:
Last Name FN. Title. In Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 2000;. Publisher: City.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Human Reproduction citation:
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1969;. Random House: New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Human Reproduction looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Human Reproduction citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Human Reproduction format?

An Human Reproduction 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 Human Reproduction journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet] 2000;Volume:pages Used. Journal Name.
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 Human Reproduction:
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet] 2007;18:161-172. Food Quality and Preference.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Human Reproduction 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 Human Reproduction, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Human Reproduction example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. [Internet] 2000;. PublisherAvailable from:
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. [Internet] 2008;. The GuardianAvailable from:
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Human Reproduction in 2022

To cite a YouTube video, channel, or comment according to Human Reproduction, all you need it the following

Here’s a Human Reproduction citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. Title. YouTube [Internet] 2000;Available from:
So how to cite a video Human Reproduction?
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube [Internet] 2015;Available from:
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Human Reproduction referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Human Reproduction, this is what you’ll need

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 Human Reproduction.
Lastname F. Title. [Internet] 2000;. PublisherAvailable from:
Podcast referencing example in Human Reproduction using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. 640: Five Women. [Internet] 2018;. WBEZ RadioAvailable from:
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Human Reproduction referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Human Reproduction

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

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