Oncotarget Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Oncotarget 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 Oncotarget.

How to do citations in Oncotarget style?
cite Oncotarget  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Oncotarget referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Oncotarget using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Oncotarget citation:
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Rowling JK. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc; 1997.
And an in-text citation book citation in Oncotarget looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Oncotarget citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Oncotarget format?

Here’s a Oncotarget journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. Journal Name; 2000 [cited 2020Jun.3]; Volume: pages Used. doi: DOI.
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 Oncotarget:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. Food Quality and Preference; 2007 [cited 2020Jun.3]; 18: 161-72. doi: 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 Oncotarget style?

Here’s an Oncotarget example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available 2020Jun.3, from 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:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available 2020Jun.3, from 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 Oncotarget

Here’s a Oncotarget citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available 2020Jun.3, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video Oncotarget?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available 2020Jun.3, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using Oncotarget referencing style

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 Oncotarget.
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available from http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Oncotarget using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available from 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 Oncotarget referencing style?

An example song citation in Oncotarget.
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available from http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Oncotarget:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2020Jun.3]. Available from 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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