Molecular Plant Referencing Guide
(updated Aug 2022)

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How to do citations in Molecular Plant style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Molecular Plant 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 Plant.

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

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

Here’s an example book citation in Molecular Plant using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. Edition. Editor Last Name, E. F. N.(ed. 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 Plant citation:
Angelou, M. (1969). I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Molecular Plant looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Molecular Plant format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Molecular Plant formatting guide, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Molecular Plant 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 Plant:
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 Plant style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Molecular Plant to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Molecular Plant example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000). Accessed August 8, 2022.
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008). Accessed August 8, 2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Molecular Plant in 2022

While you might first think of books, journal articles, and news websites as go-to sources for academic work, YouTube also provides a wealth of quality information. Here’s how to cite it in Molecular Plant

Here’s a Molecular Plant citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000).YouTube. Accessed August 8, 2022.
So how to cite a video Molecular Plant?
Pixar (2015).YouTube. Accessed August 8, 2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Molecular Plant referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Molecular Plant, 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 Plant.
Lastname, F. (2000). Title Advance Access published January 1, 2000.
Podcast referencing example in Molecular Plant using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018). 640: Five Women Advance Access published March 2, 2018.
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 Plant 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 Molecular Plant

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

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