Guide: How to cite a Journal in Science style

Guide: How to cite a Journal in Science style

Cite A Journal in Science style

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Use the following template to cite a journal using the Science citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Science style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


1. Author Initial.  Author Surname, Publication Title, in press, doi:DOI Number.


1. S.  Nicholson et al., Milbank Quarterly, in press.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.




Real Performance Out of Pay-for-Performance SEAN NICHOLSON, MARK V. PAULY, ANITA YA JUNG WU, JAMES F. MURRAY, STEVEN M. TEUTSCH, and MARC L. BERGER Cornell University; University of Pennsylvania; Nationwide Better Health; Merck; Eli Lilly Context: Most private and public health insurers are implementing pay-for performance (P4P) programs in an (1)

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