Guide: How to cite a Edited book in BMJ style

Guide: How to cite a Edited book in BMJ style

Cite A Edited book in BMJ style

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Use the following template to cite a edited book using the BMJ 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 BMJ style.

Reference list

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


1 Author Surname Author Initial. Title. City: : Publisher  Year Published. 


1 Flinders University Library. 2015. (accessed 30 Apr 2015).

In-text citation

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




Why do we demand standards of behaviour from sportsmen and women that we don't demand from anyone else? Why do we continue to view our sporting heroes as role models when clearly they're anything but? This study examines this question with particular reference to performance-enhancing drugs. An athlete found taking drugs risks at best a fine and a tattered reputation, at worst a worldwide ban and a lifetime as a sporting leper. [1]

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