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Scientific Style (CSE) Citation Examples: Articles

Find how to cite a web page, journal, book, eBook, textbook, magazine, newspaper, video, or DVD. Find how to format in-text/parenthetical citations, Turabian footnotes, cite when there is no author or date,

Journals

For journal abbreviations, search the CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool.

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(Ramzgouyan and Ai 2015).

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Keisuke I, Toshio S. 2014. Metabolic requirements for the maintenance of self-renewing stem cells. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. [accessed 2015 Sep 21];15(4):243-256. doi:10.1038/nrm3772.

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   (Keisuke and Toshio 2014).

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Watanabe T, Nagai A, Sheikh AM, Mitaki S, Wakabayashi K, Kim SU, Kobayashi S, Yamaguchi S. 2016. A human neural stem cell line provides neuroprotection and improves neurological performance by early intervention of neuroinflammatory system. Brain Res. [accessed 2016 May 31];1631(15):194-203. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2015.11.031. 

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    (Watanabe et al. 2016).

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Salvatore F, Leone L, Barbati SA, Samengo D, Piacentini R, Maulucci G, Toietta G, Spinelli M, McBurney M, Pani G, et al. 2016. A CREB-Sirt1-Hes1 circuitry mediates neural stem cell response to glucose availability. Cell Rep. [accessed 2016 May 31];14(5):1195-1205. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2015.12.092.

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    (Fusco et al. 2016).

For journal abbreviations, search the CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool.

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[ CSE Citation for Online Journal With No DOI ]

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(Yin et al. 2017).

For journal abbreviations, search the CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool.

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IN TEXT 

(Flores-Cruz and Allen 2015).

 

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Eulalio A, Mano M, Dal Ferro M, Zentilin L, Sinagra G, Zacchigna S, Giacca M. 2012. Functional screening identified miRNAs inducing cardiac regeneration. Nature. 492:376-381. 

IN TEXT 

(Eulalio et al. 2012).

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Magazines

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[ Citation Example for Online Magazine in CSE Style ]

SPECIAL NOTE:

General Biology Lab students at Northwest Missouri State University should follow the print magazine example for online magazines. The 
volume, issue and page numbers for the Missouri Conservationist online are found in downloadable PDF file (left side of article webpage). 

   
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(Chasteen 2019).

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Nordhaus H. 2018 Nov. Saving the sage grouse. National Geographic. [accessed 2019 Apr 12];234(5):68–81. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,uid&db=a9h&AN=132010087&site=ehost-live&scope=site

 

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(Nordhaus 2018).

 

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Watch what — and when—you eat. National Geographic. 2019 Jan. [accessed 2019 Apr. 12];235(1):20-1. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,uid&db=a9h&AN=133276680&site=ehost-live&scope=site
 

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(Watch what 2019).

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[ CSE Citation Example for Print Magazine ]

IN TEXT 

(Chasteen 2019).

 

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Nordhaus H. 2018 Nov. Saving the sage grouse. National Geographic. 234(5):68-81.
 

IN TEXT 

   (Nordhaus 2018).

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Newspapers

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[ Example ]

Mele C. 2016 Apr 28. Wait, what's that noise? Cicadas, the new batch, to sound siren song in 5 states. New York Times. [accessed 2016 May 29]. http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/lnacademic.

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(Mele 2016).

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[ Example ]

Couch MP. 2000 Aug 8. Razing of contaminated building OK'd - Freight House tenants pleased by EPA action. Washington Post (Home Ed.). Sect.D:4(col. 1).

 

IN TEXT 

(Couch 2000).

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Journal abbreviations

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CSE website

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