Citing Articles from Databases and Web Sites

Citing Articles from Databases and Web Sites

The following examples show you how to cite articles available full-text through a library database, as well as web sites found on the Internet.  This page does not follow the correct format for a bibliography.  For example, you should indent every line after the first one in a citation.  For information on formatting the Bibliography or Works Cited page, please consult the specific style guides.


Newton, Judith Lowder. "Pride and Prejudice: Power, Fantasy, and Subversion in Jane Austen." Feminist Studies 4.1 (1978): 27-42. CSA Sociological Abstracts. CSA. UCR Libraries, Riverside, CA. 26 Oct. 2006 <>.


Suter, Keith. "External Flame." New Republic 238.12 (09 July 2008): 7-8. Academic Search Complete. EBSCO. UCR Libraries, Riverside, CA. 8 July 2008 <>.


Web Site:
The Republic of Pemberley. 26 Oct. 2006 <>.

Paajanen, Sean. The Evolution of the Coffee House. 23 Oct. 2006 <>.


Based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th Edition.  Ref BF76.7 .P83 2010 
Note: There were some corrections made to the 1st printing of the 6th edition; "corrections made to the first and subsequent printings of the manual are posted online. The complete list of errors that will be corrected in the second printing of the Publication Manual can be found at  by clicking on "Supplemental Materials" and selecting "Reprint Corrections" at the bottom of the page." Skutley, M. (2009, October 8). Re: Note to APA Style Community: Sixth Edition Corrections [Web log message]. Retrieved from

Newton, J. L. (1978). Pride and prejudice: power, fantasy, and subversion in jane austen. Feminist Studies, 4(1), 27-42. Retrieved from

Mayuzumi, K. (2006, January). The Tea Ceremony as a Decolonizing Epistemology: Healing and Japanese Women. Journal of Transformative Education, 4(1), 8-26. doi:10.1177/1541344605282856


Web Site:
The republic of pemberley. (n.d.) Retrieved from

Japanese tea ceremony. (2006, October 22). Retrieved from



Newton, Judith L. "Pride and Prejudice: Power, Fantasy, and Subversion in Jane Austen". Feminist Studies 4, no.1 (1978): 27-42.

Dunne, P. and C. L. Mackie. "Chocolate the Divine + Its History and Use in Mexican Cooking." Historic Preservation 44, no. 3 (1992): 74-.


Web Site:
The Republic of Pemberley. (accessed October 26, 2006).

The Field Museum, All About Chocolate: The History of Chocolate, (accessed October 23, 2006).



Last modified: 10/21/2009 4:34 PM by M. Yonezawa

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012
UCR Career Opportunities
Library Job Opportunities

UCR Library Information

Directions / Mailing Addresses
Tomás Rivera Library: (951) 827-3220
Orbach Science Library: (951) 827-3701
Music Library: (951) 827- 3137
Multimedia Library: (951) 827-5606

Related Links


UCR Libraries Facebook UCR Libraries Twitter UCR Libraries YouTube UCR Libraries News UCR Libraries Mobile Website