Gale Databases –  How to Cite      APA           How to Read a       REFERENCE Source                 Citation
Citing a source is like putting togethera jigsaw puzzle – each piece has tocome together just so in order for the    puzzl...
Example                                                  ArticleLocate your citation information at the beginning and at t...
Now let’s put the pieces together …Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K...
HIGHLIGHT text as you               AUTHOR(s)                   identify each section of the                              ...
TITLE of Article –                            “blah, blah”Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encycl...
TITLE of                                           Reference Book –Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Ga...
EDITORS of                          Reference Book –                         If none, leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R...
EDITION of                                Reference Book –                               If none, leave blankSource Citati...
VOLUME of                       Reference Book –                      If none, leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "S...
SKIP                   City and PublisherSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience....
YEAR of                        Publication–                     Do NOT leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented...
PAGE #s                                    Start-EndSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia...
If you do NOT have a DOI -1. Include Accession # and   Database Name (preferred)ORSource Citation:2. URL to R. A. "Segment...
Now you’re ready to create  your Reference List in      NoodleTools.
See the Library                            for Help.By S. Penttila,                            All Images Provided byThe J...
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How to read a GALE reference citation

  1. 1. Gale Databases – How to Cite APA How to Read a REFERENCE Source Citation
  2. 2. Citing a source is like putting togethera jigsaw puzzle – each piece has tocome together just so in order for the puzzle to make the big picture.
  3. 3. Example ArticleLocate your citation information at the beginning and at the end of your article. Look for “Source Citation.”
  4. 4. Now let’s put the pieces together …Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  5. 5. HIGHLIGHT text as you AUTHOR(s) identify each section of the source citation. If it is not of Article – List ALL in your chart, skip over it. Leave BLANK if no names are listed.Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  6. 6. TITLE of Article – “blah, blah”Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  7. 7. TITLE of Reference Book –Source Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  8. 8. EDITORS of Reference Book – If none, leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  9. 9. EDITION of Reference Book – If none, leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  10. 10. VOLUME of Reference Book – If none, leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  11. 11. SKIP City and PublisherSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  12. 12. YEAR of Publication– Do NOT leave blankSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  13. 13. PAGE #s Start-EndSource Citation:Virkar, R. A. "Segmented Worms." The Gale Encyclopedia ofScience. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.20 Oct. 2012.Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  14. 14. If you do NOT have a DOI -1. Include Accession # and Database Name (preferred)ORSource Citation:2. URL to R. A. "Segmented Worms." Virkar, the .com The Gale Encyclopedia of Science. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 3rd ed.Example: Vol. 5. Detroit: Gale, 2004. 3574-3575. Academic OneFile. Web.#CX3418502038 20 Oct. 2012.Academic OneFile(NO URL)Document URLhttp://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3418502038&v=2.1&u=tlc069023122&it=r&p=GPS&sw=wGale Document Number: GALE|CX3418502038
  15. 15. Now you’re ready to create your Reference List in NoodleTools.
  16. 16. See the Library for Help.By S. Penttila, All Images Provided byThe John Cooper SchoolMS Librarian

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