Answered By: Laura Marek
Last Updated: Jun 20, 2017     Views: 365

You may notice that you can tell if the citation is for a book or an article by what a citation has or does not have.  If the citation is for an article, it will not have a city listed like the book title does.  It will also not have a publisher listed.  But, it will definitely have page numbers and a journal title.  

A book citation will not have volume or issue number listed.  It also will not have page numbers listed.

Article from a journal:

Wright, C.V., Perez, S., Johnson, D.M. (2010)The mediating role of empowerment for African American women experiencing intimate partner violence. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy2(4)266-272.



Shushkewich, V. (2003)The Real Winnie : A One-of-a-kind Bear. TorontoNatural Heritage Books.


Chapter from an eBook:

Klimoski, R. J(2000)Industrial and organizational psychology: Assessments and interventions. In A. E. Kazdin, A. E. Kazdin (Eds.) , Encyclopedia of psychology, Vol. 4 (pp. 258-263)Washington, DC, US; New York, NY, USAmerican Psychological Association.