How to format your references using the Annales d'Endocrinologie citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Annales d'Endocrinologie. 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
[1]
Foster I. Service-oriented science. Science 2005;308:814–7.
A journal article with 2 authors
[1]
Sommer MA, Wurtz RH. Influence of the thalamus on spatial visual processing in frontal cortex. Nature 2006;444:374–7.
A journal article with 3 authors
[1]
Gupta R, He Z, Luan S. Functional relationship of cytochrome c(6) and plastocyanin in Arabidopsis. Nature 2002;417:567–71.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
[1]
Huyen Y, Zgheib O, Ditullio RA Jr, Gorgoulis VG, Zacharatos P, Petty TJ, et al. Methylated lysine 79 of histone H3 targets 53BP1 to DNA double-strand breaks. Nature 2004;432:406–11.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
[1]
Chappell D. The JCT Standard Building Contract 2011. Oxford: John Wiley & Sons; 2014.
An edited book
[1]
Yamaguchi Y, editor. Advances in Cognitive Neurodynamics (III): Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Cognitive Neurodynamics - 2011. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands; 2013.
A chapter in an edited book
[1]
Carless D. Cultural Constraints. In: Short NP, Turner L, Grant A, editors. Contemporary British Autoethnography, Rotterdam: SensePublishers; 2013, p. 49–61.

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 Annales d'Endocrinologie.

Blog post
[1]
Fang J. Killer Bite Delivered By Severed Snake Head. IFLScience 2014. https://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/killer-bite-delivered-severed-snake-head/ (accessed October 30, 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
[1]
Government Accountability Office. Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Continued Coordination, Operational Data, and Performance Standards Needed to Guide Research and Development. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 2013.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
[1]
Kilpatrick RF. A World Less Paved. Doctoral dissertation. California State University, Long Beach, 2010.

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
[1]
Hodara S. Stitching Together Yarn, Memory and History. New York Times 2014:WE6.

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 titleAnnales d'Endocrinologie
AbbreviationAnn. Endocrinol. (Paris)
ISSN (print)0003-4266
ScopeEndocrinology
General Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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