How to format your references using the Archives des Maladies Professionnelles et de l'Environnement citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Archives des Maladies Professionnelles et de l'Environnement. 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
Relman DA. Microbiology. Undernutrition--looking within for answers. Science 2013;339:530–2.
A journal article with 2 authors
Zénon A, Krauzlis RJ. Attention deficits without cortical neuronal deficits. Nature 2012;489:434–7.
A journal article with 3 authors
Rouse GW, Goffredi SK, Vrijenhoek RC. Osedax: bone-eating marine worms with dwarf males. Science 2004;305:668–71.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
Yamagishi Y, Sakuno T, Shimura M, Watanabe Y. Heterochromatin links to centromeric protection by recruiting shugoshin. Nature 2008;455:251–5.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Ancheyta J. Deactivation of Heavy Oil Hydroprocessing Catalysts. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2016.
An edited book
Lippens P-E, Jumas J-C, Génin J-MR, editors. ICAME 2005: Proceedings of the 28th International Conference on the Applications of the Mössbauer Effect (ICAME 2005) held in Montpellier, France, 4–9 September 2005 Volume II (Part III–V/V). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer; 2007.
A chapter in an edited book
Balawi S, Khalaf K, Hitt GW. Leveraging Pedagogical Innovations for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education in the Middle East Context. In: Abdulwahed M, Hasna MO, Froyd JE, editors. Advances in Engineering Education in the Middle East and North Africa: Current Status, and Future Insights, Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2016, p. 59–115.

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 Archives des Maladies Professionnelles et de l'Environnement.

Blog post
O`Callaghan J. Private Company Given Permission To Land On The Moon For The First Time Ever. IFLScience 2016. (accessed October 30, 2018).


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
Government Accountability Office. ADP Systems: HCFA’s Failure to Follow Guidelines Makes Systems Effectiveness Uncertain. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1990.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
Shackelford V. Mary’s mandala story: Images of chaos in mandala psychology. Doctoral dissertation. Pacifica Graduate Institute, 2014.

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
Markoff J. As Artificial Intelligence Evolves, So Does Its Criminal Potential. New York Times 2016:B3.

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 titleArchives des Maladies Professionnelles et de l'Environnement
ISSN (print)1775-8785
ScopePublic Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

Other styles