Guide: How to cite a E-book or PDF in Society for General Microbiology style

Guide: How to cite a E-book or PDF in Society for General Microbiology style

Cite A E-book or PDF in Society for General Microbiology style

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Use the following template to cite a e-book or pdf using the Society for General Microbiology 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.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the Society for General Microbiology style.

Reference list

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

Template:

Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published). Title. City: Publisher.

Example:

Chen, P. & Vromen, A. (2012). Social Media, Youth Participation and Australian Elections. Australian Electoral Commission.

In-text citation

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

Template

(Author Surname, Year Published)

Example

41% of Australians have Voted in an online poll (47% of 18-34 year olds)
■ 29% Signed an online petition (37% of 18-34 year olds)
■ 24% Posted a comment on a blog (33% of 18-34 year olds)
■ 15% Posted a comment on a news website (16% of 18-34 year olds)
■ 33% Posted comment on any other website (39% of 18-34 year olds)
■ 13% Posted a comment on Twitter (22% of 18-34 year olds) (Chen & Vromen, 2012)

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