Molecular Cell Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Molecular Cell style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Molecular 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 Cell.

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

A book citation in Molecular Cell always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Molecular Cell using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N. (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 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 Cell looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Molecular Cell format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Molecular Cell citation format.

Here’s a Molecular Cell journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., and Author3 LastnameA.F. (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 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 Cell style?

You probably find a lot of useful information on websites while browsing the web. Here’s a simple guide on how to cite any website in Molecular Cell

Here’s an Molecular Cell example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., and Author2 LastnameA.F. (2000). Title (Publisher).
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 (The Guardian).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Molecular Cell in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in Molecular Cell

Here’s a Molecular Cell citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000). Title .
So how to cite a video Molecular Cell?
Pixar (2015). Pizza Clip — Inside Out .
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Molecular Cell referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Molecular Cell, all you need to do is the following

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 Cell.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title (Publisher).
Podcast referencing example in Molecular 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 Cell 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 Molecular Cell

An example song citation in Molecular 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 Cell:
The Beatles (1969). Here Comes the Sun .
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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