Microbiology Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Microbiology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Microbiology 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 Microbiology.

cite Microbiology  — Referencing Guide



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

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

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

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Microbiology 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 Microbiology

Here’s a Microbiology journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 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 Microbiology:
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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 Microbiology style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in Microbiology. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an Microbiology example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. https://www.example.com (2000, accessed July 7, 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. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (2008, accessed July 7, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Microbiology in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in Microbiology

Here’s a Microbiology citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (2000, accessed July 7, 2022).
So how to cite a video Microbiology?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (2015, accessed July 7, 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Microbiology 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 Microbiology

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 Microbiology.
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Lastname F. Title. http://www.example.com (2000, accessed July 7, 2022).
Podcast referencing example in Microbiology using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (2018, accessed July 7, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Have you found a song you would like to cite and include in your essay? Here’s how to cite a song in Microbiology

An example song citation in Microbiology.
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Lastname F. Song Title. http://www.example.com (2000, accessed July 7, 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Microbiology:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (1969, accessed July 7, 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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