The Protein Journal Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in The Protein Journal style?

This is the Citationsy guide to The Protein 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 Protein Journal.

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

A book citation in The Protein Journal 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 The Protein Journal using placeholders:
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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:
The Protein Journal citation:
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Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in The Protein Journal looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in The Protein Journal format?

An The Protein 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 Protein Journal journal citation example using placeholders:
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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 The Protein Journal:
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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: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in The Protein Journal style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in The Protein Journal is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an The Protein Journal example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
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 (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video The Protein Journal in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in The Protein Journal

Here’s a The Protein Journal citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
So how to cite a video The Protein Journal?
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Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using The Protein Journal referencing style

Citing a podcast in The Protein Journal is pretty straight forward. Here’s how you can do it

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 Protein Journal.
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Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in The Protein Journal using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life (2018) 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 Protein Journal referencing style?

Would you like to cite more songs in your essays and have no idea how to do it? No matter if you want to cite a record, lyrics to a song, or a whole song, here’s how to easily do it in The Protein Journal

An example song citation in The Protein Journal.
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Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in The Protein Journal:
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The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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