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How Do I Cite a Journal or Magazine Article Using Turabian?

PRINT/MICROFORM

Basic Format

  • Author's name. "Title of article." Title of journal Volume/issue information (Date of Publication): Inclusive page numbers.

An Article in a Scholarly Journal with Continuous Pagination (doesn't use issue numbers)

  • McCammon, Holly J. " 'Out of the Parlors and on to the Streets' : The Changing Tactical Repertoire of the U.S. Women's Suffrage Movements." Social Forces 81(2003): 787-818.

An Article in a Scholarly Journal without Continuous Pagination (uses issue numbers)

  • Mitchell, Don. "Iconography and Locational Conflict from the Underside: Free Speech, People's Park, and the Politics of Homelessness in Berkley." Political Geography 11, no. 2 (1992): 152-169.

An Article in a Magazine

  • Nakashima, T. "Concentration Camp: U.S. Style," N ew Republic, 15 June 1942, 822-23.

ELECTRONIC

Turabian does not specify how to format journal articles in electronic format. The following citations are based on the formatting used in the Chicago Manual of Style.

Basic Format

  • Author's name. "Title of article." Title of journal Volume/issue information (Date of Publication): Inclusive page numbers, URL (date accessed).

An Article in an Online Journal Identical to Print (EX: .pdf)

  • Sanbonmatsu, Kira. "Gender Stereotypes and Vote Choice." American Journal of Political Science 46 (2002): 20-34, http://www.jstor.org/view/00925853/sp030001/03x0054b/0#&origin=sfx%3Asfx (accessed March 22, 2004).

An Article in an Online Journal Different from Print Version (without page numbers)

  • Erez, Edna. "Domestic Violence and the Criminal Justice System: An Overview." Online Journal of Issues in Nursing 7, no.1 (January 2002), http://www.nursingworld.org/ojin/topic17/tpc17_3.htm (accessed March 22, 2004).

An Article in an Online Magazine

  • Boehlert, Eric. "Watch Your Mouth." Salon, March 19, 2004, http://www.salon.com/news/feature/2004/03/1/fcc (accessed March 22, 2004).

IIf your source does not appear in this guide or for further information or examples, consult A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations (Call Number: Ref LB2369 .T8 1996 ) available in the Ready Reference Collection at the Information Desk or in the Reference Collection. You can also refer to the Instruction Office's list of resources; we specifically recommend Ohio State University's Turbaian Citation Guide and Gallaudet University's Guidelines page. You can also contact the SIUE Writing Center.