How to format your references using the Journal of Hematopathology citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Hematopathology. 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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Power SB (2014) Climate science: Expulsion from history. Nature 511:38–39
A journal article with 2 authors
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Gandin V, Topisirovic I (2013) Cell biology. Trans-HSF1 express. Science 341:242–243
A journal article with 3 authors
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Rozitis B, MacLennan E, Emery JP (2014) Cohesive forces prevent the rotational breakup of rubble-pile asteroid (29075) 1950 DA. Nature 512:174–176
A journal article with 5 or more authors
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Zachos JC, Shackleton NJ, Revenaugh JS, et al (2001) Climate response to orbital forcing across the Oligocene-Miocene boundary. Science 292:274–278

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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O’Connor K, Aardema F (2011) Clinician’s Handbook for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK
An edited book
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Horie Y (2009) Shock Wave Science and Technology Reference Library, Vol. 3: Solids II. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
A chapter in an edited book
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Salati E, Dourojeanni M, Mundim A, et al (2012) The Brazilian Amazon. In: Hilty JA, Chester CC, Cross MS (eds) Climate and Conservation: Landscape and Seascape Science, Planning, and Action. Island Press/Center for Resource Economics, Washington, DC, pp 45–55

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 Hematopathology.

Blog post
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Carpineti A (2015) Most Detailed Image Of The Milky Way Stellar Nursery Yet. In: IFLScience. https://www.iflscience.com/space/most-detailed-image-milky-way-stellar-nursery-yet/. 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 (2011) Polar Satellites: Agencies Need to Address Potential Gaps in Weather and Climate Data Coverage. 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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Reich LM (2012) Adapted physical education teachers’ attitudes towards their students with hidden and visible disabilities. 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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Wines M (2017) Voter Fraud Panel Leads to Friction. New York Times A15

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 Hematopathology
AbbreviationJ. Hematop.
ISSN (print)1868-9256
ISSN (online)1865-5785
ScopeHematology
Histology
Pathology and Forensic Medicine

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