Planta Medica Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Planta Medica style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Planta Medica 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 Planta Medica.

cite Planta Medica  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Planta Medica referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Planta Medica 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 Planta Medica using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher, 2000
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Planta Medica citation:
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Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House, 1969
And an in-text citation book citation in Planta Medica looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the Planta Medica citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Planta Medica format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Planta Medica

Here’s a Planta Medica journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000; Volume: pages Used Im Internet: URL
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 Planta Medica:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007; 18: 161-172 Im Internet: http://dx.doi.org/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 Planta Medica style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in Planta Medica this is what you need

Here’s an Planta Medica example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. 2000; Im Internet: 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. 2008; Im Internet: 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 Planta Medica 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 Planta Medica

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

How to cite a podcast using Planta Medica referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Planta Medica, 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 Planta Medica.
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Lastname F. Title. 2000; Im Internet: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Planta Medica using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018; Im Internet: 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 Planta Medica referencing style?

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Planta Medica. This is all you need

An example song citation in Planta Medica.
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Lastname F. Song Title. 2000 Im Internet: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Planta Medica:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969 Im Internet: 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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