How to format your references using the Journal of Building Pathology and Rehabilitation citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Building Pathology and Rehabilitation. 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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Goldston D (2012) Time to stop relying on things past. Nature 492:313
A journal article with 2 authors
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Sebolt-Leopold JS, English JM (2006) Mechanisms of drug inhibition of signalling molecules. Nature 441:457–462
A journal article with 3 authors
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Jacque J-M, Triques K, Stevenson M (2002) Modulation of HIV-1 replication by RNA interference. Nature 418:435–438
A journal article with 5 or more authors
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González MM, Dingus BL, Kaneko Y, et al (2003) A gamma-ray burst with a high-energy spectral component inconsistent with the synchrotron shock model. Nature 424:749–751

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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Lahdenmäki T, Leach M (2005) Relational Database Index Design and the Optimizers. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ
An edited book
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Lang KR (2006) Sun, Earth and Sky, Second Edition. Springer, New York, NY
A chapter in an edited book
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Kim IT, Park C, Hwang SO, Park C-M (2011) Implementation of Bilinear Pairings over Elliptic Curves with Embedding Degree 24. In: Kim T-H, Adeli H, Grosky WI, et al (eds) Multimedia, Computer Graphics and Broadcasting: International Conference, MulGraB 2011, Held as Part of the Future Generation Information Technology Conference, FGIT 2011, in Conjunction with GDC 2011, Jeju Island, Korea, December 8-10, 2011. Proceedings, Part I. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp 37–43

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 Journal of Building Pathology and Rehabilitation.

Blog post
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Andrew E (2015) Meet The Parasitic Worm That Kills Giant Pandas. In: IFLScience. 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 (2016) Federal Autism Activities: Agencies Are Encouraging Early Identification and Providing Services, and Recent Actions Could Improve Coordination. 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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Morales CJ (2010) Can early-life activity behavior predict adult compliance with an exercise program in later life? 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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Walsh MW (2012) New Jersey’s Pension Plan Is Said to Still Be in Trouble. New York Times A34

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 titleJournal of Building Pathology and Rehabilitation
AbbreviationJ. Build. Pathol. Rehabil.
ISSN (print)2365-3159
ISSN (online)2365-3167
Scope

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