Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Scientific Style (CSE) Citation Examples: Articles

Find how to cite articles, books (+ chapters, textbooks, lab manuals) magazines/newspapers, videos, conference papers, web pages, in text parentheticals, & author names. Single-space citations with a hanging indent (ctrl+t). Double-space between entries.

Journals

For journal abbreviations, search the CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool. Enter the journal name and NOT the title of the article. 

END REFERENCE

IN TEXT 

[ in  text example ]

END REFERENCE (TWO AUTHORS)

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.

IN TEXT 

   (Keisuke and Toshio 2014).

END REFERENCE (THREE TO TEN AUTHORS)

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. 

IN TEXT 

    (Watanabe et al. 2016).

END REFERENCE (MORE THAN TEN AUTHORS)

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.

IN TEXT 

    (Fusco et al. 2016).

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

END REFERENCE

[ CSE Citation for Online Journal With No DOI ]

IN TEXT 
(Yin et al. 2017).

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

END REFERENCE (TWO AUTHORS)

[ print journal citation image ]

IN TEXT 

(Flores-Cruz and Allen 2015).

 

END REFERENCE (THREE OR MORE AUTHORS)

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).

Magazines

END REFERENCE (ONE AUTHOR)

[ citing an online magazine ]

    IN TEXT 

(Chasteen 2019).

 

END REFERENCE (TWO AUTHORS, with volume and issue)

Nordhaus H, James CH. 2018 Nov. Saving the sage grouse. National Geographic Magazine. [accessed 2021 May 26];234(5), 68-81. http://ezproxy.nwmissouri.edu:2048/login?url=https://natgeo.gale.com/natgeo/archive/FeatureArticlesDetailsPage/FeatureArticlesDetailsWindow?disableHighlighting=false&displayGroupName=NatGeo-Features&currPage=1&scanId=&query=OQE+Saving+sage+grouse&docIndex =&search_within_results=&p=NGMA&mode=view&catId=&limiter=&display-query=OQE+Saving+the+sage+grouse&displayGroups=&contentModules=&action =e&sortBy=&documentId=GALE%7CLXENZI259908224&windowstate=normal&activityType =BasicSearch&failOverType=&commentary=&source=Bookmark&prodId=NGMA&u=nwmosu_owens.

 

    IN TEXT 

(Nordhaus 2018).

 

END REFERENCE (NO AUTHOR)

Watch what — and when—you eat. 2019 Jan. National Geographic. [accessed 2021 Apr. 30];235(1):20-21. https://ezproxy.nwmissouri.edu/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=edsgbc&AN=edsgcl.576378684&site=eds-live&scope=site.

    IN TEXT 

(Watch what 2019).

END REFERENCE (ONE AUTHOR)

[ CSE Citation Example for Print Magazine ]

IN TEXT 

(Chasteen 2019).

 

END REFERENCE (ONE AUTHOR)

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

IN TEXT 

   (Nordhaus 2018).

Newspapers

END REFERENCE (ONE AUTHOR)

[ 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 2021 May 26]. https://advance.lexis.com/api/permalink/b4f26f49-599d-4951-bb0e-2b281a2d0c9d/?context=1516831.

IN TEXT 

(Mele 2016).

END REFERENCE (ONE AUTHOR)

[ 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).

CSE website

For more examples, view the: 

[ B. D. Owens Library ] B.D. Owens Library | 800 University Dr. Maryville, MO 64468 | 660.562.1193 [ Twitter ] [ Facebook ] [ Instagram ] [ Spotify ] [ Pinterest ]