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Citation Guide: Print Resources

This guide is a helpful resource for citing materials using APA, Turabian, and MLA.

Book: Single author

Wieder, Alan. Teacher and Comrade:  Richard Dudley and the Fight for Democracy in South Africa. Albany, NY: 

State University of New York Press,  2008.

Book: Two authors

Eggins, Suzanne, and Diana Slade.  Analyzing Casual Conversation. London: Cassell, 1997.

Book: More than three authors

Quirk, Randolph, et al.  A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language.  London, Longman, 1985.

Book part (chapter, article, etc.)

McCrae, Robert R., and Alexander Weiss. "Observer Ratings of Personality." Handbook of Research Methods in Personality

Psychology. Eds. Richard W. Robins, R. Chris Fraley  and Robert F. Krueger.  New York:  Guilford Press, 2007. 259-272.

Dissertations & Theses print

Remedios, Richard E. "Defining My Process:  My Journey Through the MFA Acting Program at the University of South Carolina."

MS thesis. University of South Carolina, 2007.

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Davis, Houston D.  "State Boards of Education."  Encyclopedia of Education, 2nd ed. Ed. James W. Guthrie.  8 vols.

New York:  Macmillan Reference USA, 2003.

Alford, Geary S. "Cardiotachometry." Dictionary of Behavioral Assessment Techniques. Eds.  Michel Hersen and Alan S. Bellack.

New York:  Pergamon Press, 1998.

Bergmann, Harrier F. "‘A Piercing Virtue':  Emily Dickinson in Margaret Drabble's The  Waterfall." Modern Fiction Studies 36.2

(Summer 1990):  181-93.  Rpt. In Contemporary  Literary Criticism.  Ed. Jeffrey W. Hunter. Vol. 129.  Detroit: Gale, 2000.


Journal articles & magazines (Print)

Kohl, David F. "Peer Review and the Academic 'Twelfth Man'." Journal of Academic Librarianship 33 (July 2007): 437-438.

If journal is paginated by issue:

Cooper, Stewart E., et al. "Professional Preparation and Continuing Education for Beginning, Entry, Midlevel, and Senior

Consulting Psychologists." Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research 59.1 (Mar. 2007): 1-16.

Horgan, John. "The God Experiments." Discover Dec. 2006: 52-57.

Newspapers print

Ruhe, Pierre.  "Pouring it On:  Heat Churns in a Vicious Cycle."  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 8 Aug. 2008, main ed.: A1.