Citing Articles / Periodicals:




An Article in a Scholarly Journal: Print



BASIC FORMAT: Author(s). "Title of Article." Title of Journal (italics) Volume. Issue (Year): pages. Medium of publication.


  • Bagchi, Alaknanda. "Conflicting Nationalisms: The Voice of the Subaltern in Mahasweta Devi's Bashai Tudu." Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature15.1

jkjkkjh (1996): 41-50. Print.

  • Donovan, John N. "The Marketplace of Images: Television as Unmediated Mediation." Arizona Quarterly 50.3 (1994): 127 53. Print.





An Article from an Online Database



BASIC FORMAT: Author(s). "Title of Article." Title of Journal Volume. Issue (Year): pages. Name of Database. Medium of publication. Date of Access.

  • Junge, Wolfgang, and Nathan Nelson. “Nature's Rotary Electromotors.” Science 29 Apr. 2005: 642-44. Science Online. Web. 5 Mar. 2009.

  • Langhamer, Claire. “Love and Courtship in Mid-Twentieth-Century England.” Historical Journal 50.1 (2007): 173-96. JSTOR. Web. 27 May 2009.


Article from a Website

Note: If no author, start with title on the webpage.

  • “Daniel Henry Chamberlain.” Wikipedia. Web. 20 May 2010.


Note: If there is an author -- last name, first name.

  • Liu, Alan. “General Humanities Resources.” VoS: Voice of the Shuttle. Web. 20 May 2010.






Article from a Book on an Online Database

  • Brown, Ashley. "Professional Athletes Should Not Be Viewed as Role Models." Opposing Viewpoints: Sports and Athletes. Ed. James D. Torr. San Diego:

jhjhjhjhjhj Greenhaven P, 2005. Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center. Gale. Web. 26 May 2010.




Print Publication from Google Books

  • Carlson, Ann D. Flannelboard Stories for Infants and Toddlers: Bilingual Edition. Chicago: ALA, 2005. Google Books. Web. 20 May 2010.