You are here: Home > Academics > Library > infoRM

 

Parts of a Citation

As you do your research, keep a list of your sources — books, articles, and the Web. Below is the type of information you need to write down from a citation with each of its important parts labeled:

For a book:

citation book

For an article in a
periodical:

citation periodical

For sources on the Web:

citation web
Citing Home 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 
Resources for Librarians and Educators, Credits
Original InfoRM material © 2011 by the Liberty University Jerry Falwell Library. This tutorial incorporates material from SBU Library Research Guide, a tutorial developed by the Stony Brook University Libraries, © 2004, from Inflite, a tutorial developed by IUPUI, © 2003, from Searchpath, a tutorial developed by the Western Michigan University Library, © 2001-2002, and from TILT, a tutorial developed by the Digital Information Literacy Office for the University of Texas System Digital Library, © 1998-2002. This material may be reproduced, distributed, or incorporated, provided that appropriate credit is given.