Noodle Tools Citing Sources from Gale Literature Resource Center : Journal Entry
How do you know if your source a Journal or Book? ~Scan the “Source” section for dates:A journal has a season and issue number.A book has a year for the date, as well as Publication details,such as the city and publisher.
Our example is a journal article. -It was in print originally -It is now available online A journal entry from a database is one of themost straightforward entries.First – let’s begin the NoodleTools wizard andget to the entry page.
Begin with “Journal.” This is the format of yoursource. You will be able to note that you found it in a database in a few steps.
Since this is an article from a journal, leave thefirst radio button clicked.
Next you will be askeda little more about yourjournal source.The wizard wants toknow:If the journal was everin print (yes)*If you’re using just anarticle from the journal(yes)
Noodle Tools Now we’re at the entry screen. It is a simple 2 step process. Step 1: Enter in Journal information Issue # , year, Author of Article Title of page # Article Our sourceTitle of Journal
Step 2: Enter in Database information The Database is: Literature Resource CenterThe wizard will automatically enter in your date of access. MLAno longer requires a URL. It’s unnecessary to use one if yoursource is a Database. (double check with your teacher)
You’re almost finished!Click on “Check for Errors” to allow the wizard to double checkyour information. If you’re not sure about its suggestions, checkwith your teacher or Mrs. Hill.Then click “Generate Citation” and here is your finished citation. ~Created by Pamela Hill 2012