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Citation & Documentation


One author

Author’s Last Name, First Name. Title. Publisher, Date.

Two authors

Last Name, First & First & Last Name. Title of book. edition, publisher, publication date, pages used.

Three or more authors

1st Author’s Last Name, First Name, et al. Title. Publisher, Date

Work in an anthology

Last Name, First Name. “Title of chapter.” Title of book, Edited by Last Name, First, edition, publisher, publication date, pages used.

No author

(Start with Title of book, "article", etc.)

Title. Publisher, Date. 


Organization Name. Title. Publisher, Date.

Journal Articles

Article (Print/Online)

Last Name, First Name. “Title of article.” Periodical title, publication date, URL. 

Article accessed in Database

Last Name, First. “Title of article.” Name of journal, volume number, issue number, publication date, pages used. Name of database, doi:0000/00000 or or article URL if DOI is absent.

Review (Print/Online)

Reviewer’s Last Name, First Name. “Title of Review.” Review of Title, by Author’s First and Last Names. Name of Periodical, Date, Pages, URL.

Provide URL if accessed online.

Other Online Sources


Last Name, First. “Title of page.” Title of website, publication date, URL.

Work on a Website

"Title of page." Title of website, URL.