If you have already decided in which journal to publish your scientific article, the first thing to do is to clarify the technical subtleties and requirements of the resource for design style. This information can be found on the website of the online publication. Article containing errors and does not comply with the style of design, will be returned to the author for revision. This will delay the placement and indexing of the article in the journal.
Various types of citations are used in scientific articles:
As for citation styles, there are 20 in total. Each field of science has its own citation style. In medicine it is Vancouver Style, in biology and agriculture - Council of Biology Editors (CBE), in humanities - MLA (Modern Language Association), in chemistry and physics - ACS (American Chemical Society), in psychology and social sciences - APA (American Psychological Association), etc.
Using the international MLA style used for formatting scientific publications in the humanities as an example, let us consider the general provisions:
By applying MLA recommendations, you will never be accused of plagiarism.