Metabolites Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Metabolites style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Metabolites 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 Metabolites.

cite Metabolites  — Referencing Guide



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

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

Here’s an example book citation in Metabolites using placeholders:
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Last Name, F.N. Title; Editor Last Name, E.F.N., Ed.; Edition.; Publisher: City, 2000; ISBN ISBN.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Metabolites citation:
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Angelou, M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; 1st ed.; Random House: New York, 1969; ISBN 9780375507892.
And an in-text citation book citation in Metabolites looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Metabolites format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Metabolites, follow this example

Here’s a Metabolites journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author3 LastnameA.F. Title. Container 2000, 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 Metabolites:
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Petit, C.; Sieffermann, J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007, 18, 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

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

Here’s an Metabolites example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameA.F.; Author2 LastnameA.F. Title Available online: https://www.example.com (accessed on Jul.6, 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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Tran, M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President Available online: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed on Jul.6, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Metabolites in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Metabolites

Here’s a Metabolites citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName Title Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed on Jul.6, 2022).
So how to cite a video Metabolites?
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Pixar Pizza Clip — Inside Out Available online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed on Jul.6, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Metabolites referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Metabolites

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

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

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Metabolites. This is all you need

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


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