How to format your references using the Advances in Manufacturing citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Advances in Manufacturing. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:

PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
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Rietbrock A (2007) Geophysics. Listening to the crackle of subducting oceanic plates. Science 316:1439–1440
A journal article with 2 authors
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Weston EM, Lister AM (2009) Insular dwarfism in hippos and a model for brain size reduction in Homo floresiensis. Nature 459:85–88
A journal article with 3 authors
1.
Kartal B, Kuenen JG, van Loosdrecht MCM (2010) Engineering. Sewage treatment with anammox. Science 328:702–703
A journal article with 5 or more authors
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Wakayama T, Tabar V, Rodriguez I, et al (2001) Differentiation of embryonic stem cell lines generated from adult somatic cells by nuclear transfer. Science 292:740–743

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
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Joyner M (2009) Integration Marketing. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ
An edited book
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Gu T (2013) Green Biomass Pretreatment for Biofuels Production. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht
A chapter in an edited book
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Attarian HP, Undevia NS (2012) Epileptiform Abnormalities. In: Undevia NS (ed) Atlas of Electroencephalography in Sleep Medicine. Springer US, Boston, MA, pp 47–67

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for Advances in Manufacturing.

Blog post
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Hale T (2016) A Strangely Elongated Skull Of An Ancient Female Has Been Found In Korea. In: IFLScience. https://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/a-strangely-elongated-skull-of-an-ancient-female-has-been-found-in-korea/. Accessed 30 Oct 2018

Reports

This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
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Government Accountability Office (1990) Federal Internal Control and Financial Management Systems: Major Reform Efforts Are Needed. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
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Russo CA (2014) The potential harms of breast cancer screening: estimating the unnecessary surgical diagnosis of benign breast lesions and its impact on quality and cost among insured women younger than 65 years old. Doctoral dissertation, George Washington University

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
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(nyt) SK (2002) World Briefing | Europe: Russia: Floods Wreak Havoc. New York Times A11

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by sequential numbers in square brackets:

This sentence cites one reference [1].
This sentence cites two references [1, 2].
This sentence cites four references [1–4].

About the journal

Full journal titleAdvances in Manufacturing
AbbreviationAdv. Manuf.
ISSN (print)2095-3127
ISSN (online)2195-3597
ScopeIndustrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanics of Materials
Polymers and Plastics

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