Plant Cell Reports Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Plant Cell Reports style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Plant Cell Reports 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 Plant Cell Reports.

cite Plant Cell Reports  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Plant Cell Reports 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 Plant Cell Reports

Here’s an example book citation in Plant Cell Reports using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Plant Cell Reports citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn.. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in Plant Cell Reports looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

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

How do you cite scientific papers in Plant Cell Reports format?

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

Here’s a Plant Cell Reports journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume:pages Used. https://doi.org/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 Plant Cell Reports:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Plant Cell Reports style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Plant Cell Reports

Here’s an Plant Cell Reports example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 4 Jul. 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. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Plant Cell Reports 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 Plant Cell Reports

Here’s a Plant Cell Reports citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022
So how to cite a video Plant Cell Reports?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Plant Cell Reports referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Plant Cell Reports

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 Plant Cell Reports.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Plant Cell Reports using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Plant Cell Reports referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in Plant Cell Reports is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

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


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