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

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Remanufacturing. 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
1. Adam D. Royal Institution’s director blasts scientific sexism. Nature. 2002;420:453.
A journal article with 2 authors
1. Beatty PH, Good AG. Plant science. Future prospects for cereals that fix nitrogen. Science. 2011;333:416–7.
A journal article with 3 authors
1. Luo M, Fee MS, Katz LC. Encoding pheromonal signals in the accessory olfactory bulb of behaving mice. Science. 2003;299:1196–201.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
1. Daffis S, Szretter KJ, Schriewer J, Li J, Youn S, Errett J, et al. 2’-O methylation of the viral mRNA cap evades host restriction by IFIT family members. Nature. 2010;468:452–6.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
1. Vinod HD, Reagle DP. Preparing for the Worst: Incorporating Downside Risk in Stock Market Investments. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2004.
An edited book
1. Pointcheval D, Vergnaud D, editors. Progress in Cryptology – AFRICACRYPT 2014: 7th International Conference on Cryptology in Africa, Marrakesh, Morocco, May 28-30, 2014. Proceedings. Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2014.
A chapter in an edited book
1. Haghpanah Y, Ketter W, desJardins M, van Dalen J. A Decision Framework for Broker Selection in Smart Grids. In: David E, Kiekintveld C, Robu V, Shehory O, Stein S, editors. Agent-Mediated Electronic Commerce Designing Trading Strategies and Mechanisms for Electronic Markets: AMEC and TADA 2012, Valencia, Spain, June 4th, 2012, Revised Selected Papers. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer; 2013. p. 61–74.

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 Remanufacturing.

Blog post
1. Andrew E. How To Embrace Technology Without Dooming Humanity To Destruction [Internet]. IFLScience. IFLScience; 2015 [cited 2018 Oct 30]. Available from: https://www.iflscience.com/technology/how-embrace-technology-without-dooming-humanity-destruction/

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
1. Government Accountability Office. Information Technology: A Framework for Assessing and Improving Enterprise Architecture Management (Version 1.1) (Superseded by GAO-10-846G). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 2003 Apr. Report No.: GAO-03-584G.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
1. Uzan E. Secondary Mathematics Pre-Service Teachers’ Processes of Selection and Integration of Technology [Doctoral dissertation]. [Bloomington, IN]: Indiana University; 2017.

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
1. Qiu L. Democrats Are Unified, but Not Always Accurate, on Health Bill Attacks. New York Times. 2017 Mar 22;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 Remanufacturing
ISSN (online)2210-4690
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