Southeast Missouri State University

Periodicals

Foot/Endnote Citations:

First Use:

Author First Last, “Title of Article,” Title of Periodical xx, no. x (Year): pp.

Subsequent uses:

Author Last, “Short Title,” pp.

Bibliography:

Author Last, First. “Title of Article.” Title of Periodical xx, no. x (Year): pp–pp.

Listed below are both the foot/endnote and the bibliography entry, in that order. Foot/endnotes recieve a first line (one tab or .5" indent, which should be automatic in Word), and the bibliography recieves a hanging indent. Be sure you are looking at the correct one.

  • Article in a Journal

Elliot Krieger, "Social Relations and the Social Order in 'Much Ado About Nothing,'" Shakespeare Survey 32 (1979): 57.

Krieger, Elliot. "Social Relations and the Social Order in 'Much Ado About Nothing.'" Shakespeare Survey 32 (1979): 49-61.

  • Article in a Journal that Uses Only Issue Numbers

George Bowering, "Baseball and the Canadian Imagination," Canadian Literature, no. 108 (1986): 120.

Bowering, George. "Baseball and the Canadian Imagination." Canadian Literature, no. 108 (1986): 115–24.

  • Article in a Journal that Uses Only Year

Mihaela Irimia, “In search of ‘What’s in a Name’: The English Pessoa as Poet as Shakespeare, and the Case of Supercamões,” Word & Text: A Journal of Literary Studies & Linguistics, 2011, 75.

Irimia, Mihaela. “In search of ‘What’s in a Name’: The English Pessoa as Poet as Shakespeare, and the Case of Supercamões.” Word & Text: A Journal of Literary Studies & Linguistics, 2011, 73–83.

  • Article in a Journal with More than One Series

John Daniels, "Indian Population of North America in 1492," William and Mary Quarterly, 3rd ser., 49 (1992): 300. 

Daniels, John. "Indian Population of North America in 1492." William and Mary Quarterly, 3rd ser., 49 (1992): 298-320.

  • Article in a Journal Retrieved from an Online Database with a DOI

Kathleen Ferraiolo, “Is State Gambling Policy ‘Morality Policy’? Framing Debates over State Lotteries,” Policy Studies Journal 41, no. 2 (May 2013): 232, doi: 10.1111/psj.12015.

Ferraiolo, Kathleen. “Is State Gambling Policy ‘Morality Policy’? Framing Debates over State Lotteries.” Policy Studies Journal 41, no. 2 (May 2013): 217–242. doi: 10.1111/psj.12015.

  • Article in a Journal Retrieved from an Online Database with a URL

Kenneth R. Chase, “Constructing Ethics through Rhetoric: Isocrates and Piety,” Quarterly Journal of Speech 95, no. 3 (2009): 248, http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=44032656&site=ehost-live.

Chase, Kenneth R. “Constructing Ethics through Rhetoric: Isocrates and Piety.” Quarterly Journal of Speech 95, no. 3 (2009): 239–262. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=44032656&site=ehost-live.

  • Article in a Journal Retrieved from an Online Database with a Database Name and Number

Kenneth R. Chase, “Constructing Ethics through Rhetoric: Isocrates and Piety,” Quarterly Journal of Speech 95, no. 3 (2009): 248, Academic Search Complete (Accession Number 44032656).

Chase, Kenneth R. “Constructing Ethics through Rhetoric: Isocrates and Piety.” Quarterly Journal of Speech 95, no. 3 (2009): 239–262.  Academic Search Complete (Accession Number 44032656).

  • Article in a Newspaper
    If there is a section title it is under, include that after the article title.  If the edition is important, include it after the date.

Catherine Rampell, “Home Prices Rise, Putting Country in Buying Mood,” New York Times, May 28, 2013.

Rampell, Catherine. “Home Prices Rise, Putting Country in Buying Mood.” New York Times, May 28, 2013.

  • Article in an Online Newspaper

Catherine Rampell, “Home Prices Rise, Putting Country in Buying Mood,” New York Times, May 28, 2013. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/29/business/house-prices-show-largest-gain-in-years.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0.

Rampell, Catherine. “Home Prices Rise, Putting Country in Buying Mood.” New York Times, May 28, 2013. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/29/business/house-prices-show-largest-gain-in-years.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0.

  • Article in a Magazine
    Unlike journals, volume #, issue #, and page range may be omitted from bibliography entries, but specific page numbers are still used in foot/endnotes.

Pratap Bhanu Mehta, “Exploding Myths,” New Republic, June 6, 1998, 19.

Mehta, Pratap Bhanu. "Exploding Myths." New Republic, June 6, 1998.

  • Article in an Online Magazine
    Include a URL or DOI at the end of the citation.

S. L. Scott, “Zombies Are Easier,” Bewildering Stories, January 28, 2013, http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue511/zombies_easier.html.

Scott, S. L. “Zombies Are Easier.” Bewildering Stories, January 28, 2013. http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue511/zombies_easier.html.

  • Abstract

Tamara J. Ferguson and Susan L Crowley, “Gender Differences in the Organization of Guilt and Shame,” abstract, Sex Roles 37 (1997): 35.

Ferguson, Tamara J., and Susan L. Crowley. "Gender Differences in the Organization of Guilt and Shame." Abstract.  Sex Roles 37 (1997): 19-44.

  • An Anonymous Article

"The Decade of the Spy," Newsweek, March 7, 1994.

Newsweek. "The Decade of the Spy." March 7, 1994.

  • Letter to the Editor

Cynthia Ozick, letter to the editor, Partisan Review, July 17, 1990.

Ozick, Cynthia. Letter to the editor. Partisan Review, July 17, 1990.

  • A Special Issue

Editor First Last, ed., “Title of Special Issue,” special issue, Title of Journal xx, no. x (Year). 

Editor Last, First, ed. “Title of Special Issue.” Special issue, Title of Journal xx, no. x (Year).

  • Article from a Special Issue

Author of Article First Last, “Title of Article,” in “Title of Special Issue,” ed. First Last, special issue, Title of Journal xx, no. x (Year): xx.

Author of Article Last, First. “Title of Article.” in “Title of Special Issue.” Ed. First Last. Special issue, Title of Journal xx, no. x (Year): xx-xx. 

Reviews

In reviews, you want to include the name of reviewer (if any), title of review (if any), words review of followed by the work and author or sponsor, location and date (if a performance), and periodical information as given above (if in a magazine, follow magazine rules; if in a newpaper, follow newspaper rules).   If it is a film, television show, play, or something without an author, you can include directors, composers, or performers in its place, in addition to any producer or sponsor.

  • Review of a Book

Steven Wertheim, “Hunter-Blatherer,” review of The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?, by Jared Diamond, Nation 296, no. 16 (2013), 35.

Wertheim, Steven. “Hunter-Blatherer.” Review of The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?, by Jared Diamond. Nation 296, no. 16 (2013): 35-37.

  • Review of a Motion Picture

Manohla Dargis, “Scruffy Space Cowboys Fighting Their Failings,” review of Serenity, Universal Pictures, New York Times, September 30, 2005, http://www.nytimes.com/2005/09/30/movies/30sere.html.

Dargis, Manohla. “Scruffy Space Cowboys Fighting Their Failings.” Review of Serentity, Universal Pictures. New York Times, September 30, 2005.  http://www.nytimes.com/2005/09/30/movies/30sere.html.

  • Review of a Video Game

Susan Arendt, review of Mass Effect 3, Bioware, Escapist Magazine, March 6, 2012, http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/editorials/reviews/9458-Mass-Effect-3-Review.

Arendt, Susan. Review of Mass Effect 3. Bioware. Escapist Magazine, March 6, 2012. http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/editorials/reviews/9458-Mass-Effect-3-Review.

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