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General Biology Lab (04-103): Citing

Magazines

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[ citing an online magazine ]

    IN TEXT 

(Chasteen 2019).

 

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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).

 

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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).

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[ 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).

General Biology Lab Manual

Here are two acceptable citations for citing your lab manual, but some instructors only allow the first citation, so check with your lab instructor.
 

[ Citing Example for Gen Bio Lab Manual with a Group Author ]

NWMSU Department of Natural Sciences. 2016. General Biology lab manual. 6th ed. Minneapolis (MN): BluedoorLLC. 
 

IN TEXT
(NWMSU 2016). 

 

[ Citation Example for Gen Bio Lab Manual with Individual Authors ]

Bowlin K, Padgitt J, Frucht S. 2016. General Biology lab manual. 6th ed. Minneapolis (MN): Bluedoor, LLC. 
 

IN TEXT
 (Bowlin et al 2016). 

Books/eBooks

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[ book example ]

 

IN TEXT 

(Thewissen 2015).

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Thewissen JGM. 2015. The walking whales: from land to water in eight million years. Oakland (CA): University of California Press.

 

IN TEXT 

(Thewissen 2015).

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[ Example ]

Chakravarti A, editor. 2014. Human variation: A genetic perspective on diversity, race, and medicine. Cold Spring Harbor (NY): Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.

  

IN TEXT 

(Chakravarti 2014).

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[ CSE Citation Example for Chapter in a Book ]

IN TEXT 

(Dube and Sekhwela 2008).

 

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[ color-coded textbook example ]

IN TEXT 

(Author Last Name et al. Date).

 

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Shuster M, Vigna J, Tontonoz M, Sinha G. 2014. Biology for a changing world with physiology. 2nd ed.  New York (NY): W. H. Freeman.

IN TEXT 

(Shuster et al. 2014)

 

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[ ebook example ]

 

IN TEXT 

(Warburton 2015).

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Oramus D. 2015. Charles Darwin's looking glass: the theory of evolution and the life of its author in contemporary British fiction and non-fiction. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang AG; [accessed 2016, Apr 1]. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,uid&db=nlebk&AN=1001378&site=ehost-live&scope=site.

 

IN TEXT 

 

(Oramus 2015).

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[ ebook example ]

 

IN TEXT 

(Warburton 2015).

 

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Warburton D, editor. 2015. Stem cells, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. Hackensack (NJ): World Scientific; [accessed 2016, Jul 1]. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,uid&db=nlebk&AN=942187&site=ehost-live&scope=site

 

IN TEXT 

(Warburton 2015).

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[ CSE Citing Example for Chapter in an EBook ]

IN TEXT 

(Zippel 2017).

CSE-Can't find what you're looking for?

Author Names

One author:  
(Smith 2016).

Two authors:  
(Smith and Jones 2016).

Three or more authors:   
(Smith et al. 2015). 

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