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Basic Citation Set Up
Author’s last name, initials. (year) Title of article. Name of magazine, Vol, Page number(s). Retrieved from: http:// URL of database or website homepage
For magazines and newspapers, you need the following information:
• author's name (last name, first initial)
• date of article
• title of the article
• title of the magazine or newspaper (italics)
• for magazines, include the volume and issue
• for newspapers, use "p." or "pp." before the page numbers
Magazine article from ProQuest
Taibbi, M. (2010, December). A history of violence. Rolling Stone, 1119, 32. Retrieved from http://www.proquest.com/
Newspaper article from Ethnic NewsWatch
Ritvo, M. (2007, October 19). Changing the way teenagers give. Jewish Advocate, p. 18. Retreived from http://proquest.umi.com
Newspaper article on a website
Green, S. J. (2011, January 21). New Washington law increases punishment for pimps. The Seattle Times, Retrieved from http://www.seattletimes.nwsource.com
Articles in print
If you have the actual copy of the publication in your hand, use the examples below:
Print magazine article
Wright, K. (2011, March/April). A chic critique. Psychology Today, 44(2), 54-62.
Print newspaper article
Green, S. J. (2011, January 21). Combating teen prostitution. The Seattle Times, pp. B1, B6.