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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Savchenko A (2009) Materials science. Transforming graphene. Science 323:589–590
A journal article with 2 authors
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Kennis JTM, Crosson S (2007) Microbiology. A bacterial pathogen sees the light. Science 317:1041–1042
A journal article with 3 authors
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Mulligan CJ, Kitchen A, Miyamoto MM (2006) Comment on “Population size does not influence mitochondrial genetic diversity in animals.” Science 314:1390
A journal article with 5 or more authors
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Sarin KY, Cheung P, Gilison D, et al (2005) Conditional telomerase induction causes proliferation of hair follicle stem cells. Nature 436:1048–1052

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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Hossain ME (2016) Fundamentals of Drilling Engineering. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ
An edited book
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Norta A, Gaaloul W, Gangadharan GR, Dam HK (2016) Service-Oriented Computing – ICSOC 2015 Workshops: WESOA, RMSOC, ISC, DISCO, WESE, BSCI, FOR-MOVES, Goa, India, November 16-19, 2015, Revised Selected Papers. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
A chapter in an edited book
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Monaghan KG, Van Dyke DL (2006) Laboratory Testing for Prader-Willi Syndrome. In: Butler MG, Lee PDK, Whitman BY (eds) Management of Prader-Willi Syndrome. Springer, New York, NY, pp 74–93

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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Hamilton K (2016) The Cities Of The Future Could Be Built By Microbes. 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 (2014) Technology Transfer: Federal Laboratory Consortium Should Increase Communication with Potential Customers to Improve Initiatives. 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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Chapple CM (2015) A: Application of Polymeric Quaternary Ammonium Surfactant Clay Intercalates in Triphase Catalysis B: Effect of Various Compatibilizers in Polymer-Clay Nanocomposites. Doctoral dissertation, Southern Illinois 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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Lee L (2011) 10 Young Upstarts Strut Their Stuff in Miami. New York Times D3

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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