How to format your references using the Annals of Hematology citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Annals of Hematology. 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.
EndNoteDownload the output style file
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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Harrison SC (2010) Virology. Looking inside adenovirus. Science 329:1026–1027
A journal article with 2 authors
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Chen F, Krasnow MA (2014) Progenitor outgrowth from the niche in Drosophila trachea is guided by FGF from decaying branches. Science 343:186–189
A journal article with 3 authors
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Burke M, Hsiang SM, Miguel E (2015) Global non-linear effect of temperature on economic production. Nature 527:235–239
A journal article with 5 or more authors
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Paschen SA, Waizenegger T, Stan T, et al (2003) Evolutionary conservation of biogenesis of beta-barrel membrane proteins. Nature 426:862–866

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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Bucci D (2017) Analog Electronics for Measuring Systems. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ
An edited book
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Adhikari MR (2014) Basic Modern Algebra with Applications. Springer India, New Delhi
A chapter in an edited book
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Yun J, Jing L, Yu J, Huang H (2011) Unsupervised Feature Weighting Based on Local Feature Relatedness. In: Huang JZ, Cao L, Srivastava J (eds) Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining: 15th Pacific-Asia Conference, PAKDD 2011, Shenzhen, China, May 24-27, 2011, Proceedings, Part I. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp 38–49

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 Annals of Hematology.

Blog post
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Andrews R (2017) This 110-Million-Year-Old Armored Dinosaur Was Turned To Stone By A Geological Medusa. In: IFLScience. https://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/110millionyearold-armored-dinosaur-turned-stone-geological-medusa/. 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 (2009) National Airspace System: FAA Reauthorization Issues are Critical to System Transformation and Operations. 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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Hernandez L (2009) A culturally sensitive mentorship program for foster youth: A grant proposal. Doctoral dissertation, California State University, Long Beach

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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Grynbaum MM (2017) White House Is Fighting A Familiar Foe: The Press. New York Times A14

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 titleAnnals of Hematology
AbbreviationAnn. Hematol.
ISSN (print)0939-5555
ISSN (online)1432-0584
ScopeGeneral Medicine
Hematology

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