How to format your references using the Journal of High Technology Management Research citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of High Technology Management Research. 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
Bayry, J. (2008). Journal club. An immunologist applauds a protein that prunes intolerant white blood cells. Nature, 456(7220), 285.
A journal article with 2 authors
Simmons, S. F., & Brown, K. L. (2006). Gold in magmatic hydrothermal solutions and the rapid formation of a giant ore deposit. Science (New York, N.Y.), 314(5797), 288–291.
A journal article with 3 authors
Prescher, J. A., Dube, D. H., & Bertozzi, C. R. (2004). Chemical remodelling of cell surfaces in living animals. Nature, 430(7002), 873–877.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Wang, Z., Lee, J., He, K., Shan, J., & Feng, P. X.-L. (2014). Embracing structural nonidealities and asymmetries in two-dimensional nanomechanical resonators. Scientific Reports, 4, 3919.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Martin-Flatin, J.-P. (2002). Web-Based Management of IP Networks and Systems. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
An edited book
Park, J. J. (jong H., Adeli, H., Park, N., & Woungang, I. (Eds.). (2014). Mobile, Ubiquitous, and Intelligent Computing: MUSIC 2013 (Vol. 274). Springer.
A chapter in an edited book
Hoijtink, H., Huntjens, R., Reijntjes, A., Kuiper, R., & Boelen, P. A. (2008). An Evaluation of Bayesian Inequality Constrained Analysis of Variance. In H. Hoijtink, I. Klugkist, & P. A. Boelen (Eds.), Bayesian Evaluation of Informative Hypotheses (pp. 85–108). Springer.

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 High Technology Management Research.

Blog post
O`Callaghan, J. (2015, October 1). Asteroid Impact May Have Intensified Volcanic Eruptions And Wiped Out The Dinosaurs. IFLScience; IFLScience.


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. (2012). Intelligent Transportation Systems: Improved DOT Collaboration and Communication Could Enhance the Use of Technology to Manage Congestion (GAO-12-308). U.S. Government Printing Office.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
Aguilar, M. (2010). Latina single mothers: Perspectives on parenting [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
Walsh, M. W., & Corkery, M. (2015, July 27). Hedge Fund Economists See Solution to Island’s Debt Crisis. New York Times, B3.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by name and year in parentheses:

This sentence cites one reference (Bayry, 2008).
This sentence cites two references (Bayry, 2008; Simmons & Brown, 2006).

Here are examples of in-text citations with multiple authors:

  • Two authors: (Simmons & Brown, 2006)
  • Three authors: (Prescher et al., 2004)
  • 6 or more authors: (Wang et al., 2014)

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of High Technology Management Research
ISSN (print)1047-8310
ScopeManagement of Technology and Innovation
Strategy and Management
Computer Science Applications
Information Systems and Management

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