How to format your references using the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 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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Marris E. Sugar cane and ethanol: drink the best and drive the rest. Nature 2006; 444: 670–672.
A journal article with 2 authors
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Metz M, Fütterer J. Biodiversity (Communications arising): suspect evidence of transgenic contamination. Nature 2002; 416: 600–1; discussion 600, 602.
A journal article with 3 authors
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Scholey JM, Brust-Mascher I, Mogilner A. Cell division. Nature 2003; 422: 746–752.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
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Kinast J, Turlapov A, Thomas JE, Chen Q, Stajic J, Levin K. Heat capacity of a strongly interacting Fermi gas. Science 2005; 307: 1296–1299.

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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Dao TT, Ho Ba Tho M-C. Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester, UK, 2014.
An edited book
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Köhler TS, McVary KT (eds.). Contemporary Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction: A Clinical Guide. 2nd ed. 2016. Springer International Publishing: Cham, 2016.
A chapter in an edited book
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Dańko R. Reclamation of Used Molding Sands. In: Górny M, Dańko R (eds). Microstructure and Properties of Ductile Iron and Compacted Graphite Iron Castings: The Effects of Mold Sand/Metal Interface Phenomena. Springer International Publishing: Cham, 2015, pp 59–75.

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 Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology.

Blog post
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Andrew E. 139 New Species Discovered In Mekong, Including Thorny Tree Frog And ‘Dementor’ Wasp. IFLScience. 2015.

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. Designation of Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory Computer Facility as a Federal Scientific Data Processing Center Could Save Millions. U.S. Government Printing Office: Washington, DC, 1976.

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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Moretto L. Exploring the Nature of the Relationship Between Decision-Driven Scenarios and Decision Confidence in High-Velocity Environments. 2012.

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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Poniewozik J. Rebelling Against a Charmed Life. New York Times. 2017; : C1.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by sequential numbers in superscript:

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 Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology
AbbreviationJ. Expo. Sci. Environ. Epidemiol.
ISSN (print)1559-0631
ISSN (online)1559-064X
ScopePollution
Epidemiology
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
Toxicology

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