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EDU 340: Periodicals & Journals

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Periodicals and Journals

Periodical or Journal Article Citation for References list
Basic Format: Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Publication Year). Article title: Article subtitle. 
           Periodical Title, volume, pp-pp. doi: xx.xxxxxxxxxx





Journal article, one author, continuous pagination

Mellers, B. A. (2000). Choice and the relative pleasure of consequences. Psychological Bulletin, 126, 910-924.

Journal article with DOI

Herbst-Damm, K. L., & Kulik, J. A. (2005). Volunteer support, marital status, and the survival times of terminally ill patients. Health Psychology, 24, 225-229. doi: 10.1037/0278-6133.24.2.225

Journal article, journal paginated by issue, two authors

Klimoski, R., & Palmer, S. (1993). The ADA and the hiring process in organizations. Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research, 45 (2), 10-36.

Journal article, three to seven authors

Saywitz, K. J., Mannarino, A. P., Berliner, L., & Cohen, J. A. (2000). Treatment for sexually abused children and adolescents. American Psychologist, 55, 1040-1049.

Article from a research database-locate the website for the journal

Burgio, G. R., & Locatelli, F. (2000). Ethics of creating programmed stem-cell donors. The Lancet, 356, 1868-1872. Retrieved from

Magazine article 

Kandel, E. R., & Squire, L. R. (2000, November 10). Neuroscience: Breaking down scientific barriers to the study of brain and mind. Science, 290, 1113-1120.

Print newspaper article, no author

New drug appears to sharply cut risk of death from heart failure. (1993, July 15). The Washington Post, p. A12.

Print newspaper article, discontinuous pages

Schwartz, J. (1993, September 30). Obesity affects economics, social status. The Washington Post, pp. A1, A4.

Online newspaper article

Brody, J. E. (2007, December 11). Mental reserves keep brain agile. The New York Times. Retrieved from

Article in an Internet-only journal

Fredrickson, B. L. (2000, March 7). Cultivating positive emotions to optimize health and well-being. Prevention & Treatment, 3, Article 001a. Retrieved from http://

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