Metabolism Referencing Guide
(updated Dec 2022)


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How to do citations in Metabolism style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Metabolism 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 Metabolism.

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

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

Here’s an example book citation in Metabolism using placeholders:
[1]
Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 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:
Metabolism citation:
[1]
Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Metabolism looks like this: [1]


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How to reference a journal article in the Metabolism citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Metabolism format?

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

Here’s a Metabolism journal citation example using placeholders:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;Volume:pages Used. https://doi.org/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 Metabolism:
[1]
Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 2007;18:161-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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How to cite a website in a paper in Metabolism style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Metabolism to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Metabolism example website reference:
[1]
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title 2000. https://www.example.com (accessed December 3, 2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
[1]
Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed December 3, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Metabolism in 2022

Did you know almost 5 billion videos are watched on Youtube every single day. Here’s how to cite one in Metabolism

Here’s a Metabolism citation YouTube video example:
[1]
ChannelName. Title. YouTube 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed December 3, 2022).
So how to cite a video Metabolism?
[1]
Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed December 3, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Metabolism 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 Metabolism

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 Metabolism.
[1]
Lastname F. Title 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Metabolism using “This American Life” episode 640:
[1]
This American Life. 640: Five Women 2018.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Metabolism is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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