How to format your references using the Journal of Wine Research citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Wine 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.
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
Williams, Q. (2014). Geophysics. Deep mantle matters. Science (New York, N.Y.), 344(6186), 800–801.
A journal article with 2 authors
Krieger, M. J. B., & Ross, K. G. (2002). Identification of a major gene regulating complex social behavior. Science (New York, N.Y.), 295(5553), 328–332.
A journal article with 3 authors
Morgan, M. G., Houghton, A., & Gibbons, J. H. (2001). Science and government. Improving science and technology advice for Congress. Science (New York, N.Y.), 293(5537), 1999–2000.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Tahiliani, M., Mei, P., Fang, R., Leonor, T., Rutenberg, M., Shimizu, F., Li, J., Rao, A., & Shi, Y. (2007). The histone H3K4 demethylase SMCX links REST target genes to X-linked mental retardation. Nature, 447(7144), 601–605.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Grose, M. (2016). Construction Law in the United Arab Emirates and the Gulf. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
An edited book
Short, N. P., Turner, L., & Grant, A. (Eds.). (2013). Contemporary British Autoethnography. SensePublishers.
A chapter in an edited book
Katz, N. M. (2009). Another Look at the Dwork Family. In Y. Tschinkel & Y. Zarhin (Eds.), Algebra, Arithmetic, and Geometry: Volume II: In Honor of Yu. I. Manin (pp. 89–126). Birkhäuser.

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 Wine Research.

Blog post
Andrew, D. (2016, October 7). Can Great Apes Read Your Mind? 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. (2006). Internet Infrastructure: Challenges in Developing a Public/Private Recovery Plan (GAO-06-1100T). 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
Saperstein, A. M. (2009). Susceptibility to smoking and nicotine dependence in schizophrenia [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Maryland, College Park.

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
Feeney, K. (2007, April 22). I’m a Lumber Jack (Omelet, That Is). New York Times, NJ6.

In-text citations

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

This sentence cites one reference (Williams, 2014).
This sentence cites two references (Krieger & Ross, 2002; Williams, 2014).

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

  • Two authors: (Krieger & Ross, 2002)
  • Three authors: (Morgan et al., 2001)
  • 6 or more authors: (Tahiliani et al., 2007)

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of Wine Research
AbbreviationJ. Wine Res.
ISSN (print)0957-1264
ISSN (online)1469-9672
ScopeFood Science

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