Posts related to journal articles
How do I cite an early-access article, and how do I cite it when it is later published?
An early-access article—also called an article published before print or an article published ahead of print, among other names—is an article that is slated for inclusion… Read More
I’m citing an online article that lacks page numbers. The database containing it provides the page range for the original print version. Do I include the page numbers in my entry?
Yes. Databases house digital copies of works and supply the publication information for the version of those works that have been digitized, usually in PDF… Read More
How should I cite an article from a journal that uses article numbers and starts pagination anew for each article?
Omit the article number and page numbers, as shown in the example below, because the name of the author and the title of the journal… Read More
How do I cite a periodical that I am using over a range of dates?
How you cite a periodical that you are using over a range of dates depends on whether you are borrowing any material from it. If… Read More
If I include my published article as a dissertation chapter, how should I handle the article’s references?
References in a dissertation should be in a consistent style (e.g., MLA) and location (at the end of each chapter or at the end of… Read More
When an article is written by several authors and each section is individually authored, how do I cite a section?
Mention the author of the section you are citing in a signal phrase. For clarity, you might indicate the name of the section in your… Read More