Molecular Biology of the Cell Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Molecular Biology of the Cell style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Molecular Biology of the Cell 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 Molecular Biology of the Cell.

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How do you cite a book in the Molecular Biology of the Cell 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 Molecular Biology of the Cell

Here’s an example book citation in Molecular Biology of the Cell using placeholders:
Last Name, FN (2000). Title, 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:
Molecular Biology of the Cell citation:
Angelou, M (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Molecular Biology of the Cell looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Molecular Biology of the Cell citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Molecular Biology of the Cell 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 Molecular Biology of the Cell, follow this example

Here’s a Molecular Biology of the Cell journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, and Author3 LastnameAF (2000). Title. 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 Molecular Biology of the Cell:
Petit, C, and Sieffermann, J (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Molecular Biology of the Cell style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in Molecular Biology of the Cell is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an Molecular Biology of the Cell example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, and Author2 LastnameAF (2000). Title. Available at: https://www.example.com. Accessed May 26, 2022.
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. Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed May 26, 2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Molecular Biology of the Cell in 2022

Did you know almost 5 billion videos are watched on Youtube every single day. Here’s how to cite one in Molecular Biology of the Cell

Here’s a Molecular Biology of the Cell citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000). Title. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed May 26, 2022.
So how to cite a video Molecular Biology of the Cell?
Pixar (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed May 26, 2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Molecular Biology of the Cell referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Molecular Biology of the Cell, this is what you’ll need

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 Molecular Biology of the Cell.
Lastname, F (2000). Title, Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in Molecular Biology of the Cell using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018). 640: Five Women, WBEZ Radio.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Molecular Biology of the Cell referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Molecular Biology of the Cell

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


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