Microbiome Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Microbiome style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Microbiome 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 Microbiome.

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How do you cite a book in the Microbiome 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 Microbiome

Here’s an example book citation in Microbiome using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. 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:
Microbiome 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 Microbiome looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Microbiome format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in Microbiome is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a Microbiome journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6];Volume:pages Used. URL
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 Microbiome:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007 [cited 2022Jul.6];18:161-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

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

Here’s an Microbiome example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. https://www.example.com
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 [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2022Jul.6]. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video Microbiome in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Microbiome

Here’s a Microbiome citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Microbiome?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022Jul.6]. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Microbiome 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 Microbiome

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 Microbiome.
1. Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Microbiome using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022Jul.6]. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in Microbiome

An example song citation in Microbiome.
1. Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.6]. http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Microbiome:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022Jul.6]. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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