The Ceylon Medical Journal Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in The Ceylon Medical Journal style?

This is the Citationsy guide to The Ceylon Medical Journal 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal.

cite The Ceylon Medical Journal  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the The Ceylon Medical Journal referencing style? (2022 Guide)

To create a basic works-cited-list entry for a book in The Ceylon Medical Journal follow these simple steps

Here’s an example book citation in The Ceylon Medical Journal 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, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
The Ceylon Medical Journal 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal looks like this: (1)

How to reference a journal article in the The Ceylon Medical Journal citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in The Ceylon Medical Journal format?

An The Ceylon Medical Journal citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a The Ceylon Medical Journal journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. 2000Jan.1 [cited 2022Jul.4];Volume(Issue):pages Used. Available from: 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. 2007Jan.1 [cited 2022Jul.4];18(1):161-72. Available from: 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal style?

Although not all open web content is appropriate as scholarly evidence, you might find yourself wanting to reference a web page in The Ceylon Medical Journal. Here’s a quick and simple guide on how to do it

Here’s an The Ceylon Medical Journal example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.4]. Available 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 2022Jul.4]. Available 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in The Ceylon Medical Journal

Here’s a The Ceylon Medical Journal citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.4]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video The Ceylon Medical Journal?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2022Jul.4]. Available 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in The Ceylon Medical Journal

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 The Ceylon Medical Journal.
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2022Jul.4]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in The Ceylon Medical Journal using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2022Jul.4]. 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal 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 The Ceylon Medical Journal

An example song citation in The Ceylon Medical Journal.
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2022Jul.4]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in The Ceylon Medical Journal:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2022Jul.4]. 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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