Journal of Biosciences Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Journal of Biosciences style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Journal of Biosciences 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 Journal of Biosciences.

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How do you cite a book in the Journal of Biosciences referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Journal of Biosciences 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 Journal of Biosciences using placeholders:
Last Name FN 2000 Title EFN 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:
Journal of Biosciences citation:
Angelou M 1969 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (New York: Random House)
And an in-text citation book citation in Journal of Biosciences looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Journal of Biosciences citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Journal of Biosciences format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in Journal of Biosciences, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Journal of Biosciences journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author3 LastnameAF 2000 Container Volume pages Used
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 Journal of Biosciences:
Petit C and Sieffermann J 2007 18 161-72
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Journal of Biosciences style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Journal of Biosciences

Here’s an Journal of Biosciences example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF and Author2 LastnameAF 2000 Title https://www.example.com. Viewed 27May2022.
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 https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Viewed 27May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Journal of Biosciences in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in Journal of Biosciences

Here’s a Journal of Biosciences citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName 2000 Title https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Viewed 27May2022.
So how to cite a video Journal of Biosciences?
Pixar 2015 Pizza Clip — Inside Out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Viewed 27May2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Journal of Biosciences referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Journal of Biosciences

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 Journal of Biosciences.
Lastname F 2000
Podcast referencing example in Journal of Biosciences using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life 2018
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Journal of Biosciences 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 Journal of Biosciences

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


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