ASA Style for Citing from Online Periodical Indexes
Articles located in full-text databases must be cited as coming from that database, since you did not use the original article.
The following are suggested citations for articles from the full-text databases at Kimbel Library based on ASA style.
An E-Book from NetLibrary:Kirk, Stuart A. and William Reid James. 2002. Science and Social Work: a Critical Apprasial .
New York: Columbia University Press. Retrieved November 17, 2003 from NetLibrary.
Article from a Reference Book:Weber, Ellen S. 1999. "Gene Therapy." in The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, edited by
D. Olendorf, C. Jeryan, and K. Boyen. Michigan: Gale Research. Retrieved September 5, 2001
from Health and Wellness Resource Center.
Pamphlet:Centers for Disease Control. 2001. Skin Cancer: Preventing America's Most Common Cancer.
Retrieved September 5, 2001 from Health and Wellness Resource Center.
Magazine article:Wingert, Pat. 2001. "Parents Today Make More Time for Quality Time." Newsweek, May 21, p. 53.
Retrieved September 5, 2001 from InfoTrac OneFile.
Journal Article:Oliver, Pamela E. and Gregory M. Maney. 2000. "Political Processes and Local Newspaper Coverage of
Protest Events: From Selection Bias to Triadic Interactions." American Journal of Sociology
106:463-507. Retrieved September 5, 2001 from InfoTrac OneFile.
Makela, Pia. 1999. "Views Into Studies of Differences in Drinking Habits and Alcohol Problems Between
Sociodemographic Groups." Contemporary Drug Problems 26:633-651. Retrieved July 2, 2002 from
Health Reference Center Academic.
South, Scott J. and Steven F. Messner. 2000. "Crime and Demography: Multiple Linkages, Reciprocal
Relations." Annual Review of Sociology 26:83-106. Retrieved September 5, 2001 from Expanded
Soyoung, Kim and Mary A. Littrell. 2001. "Souvenir Buying Intentions for Self Versus Others." Annals of
Tourism Research 28:638-657. Retrieved September 5, 2001 from ScienceDirect.
Michaud, Pierre-Andre, Robert W. Blum, and Gail B. Slab. 2001. "Cross-cultural Surveys of Adolescent
Health and Behavior: Progress and Problems." Social Science and Medicine 53:1237-1246.
Retrieved September 5, 2001 from ScienceDirect.
Downey, Douglas B. 1995. "When Bigger is not Better: Family Size, Parental Resources, and Children's
Educational Performance." American Sociological Review 60:746-761. Retrieved February 12, 2002
Blair-Loy, Mary and Amy S. Wharton. 2002. "Employees' use of Work-Family Policies and the Workplace
Social Context." Social Forces 80:813-845. Retrieved April 10, 2002 from Project Muse.
Newspaper Articles:Burrowes, Natalie. 2001. "Report Ranks Myrtle Beach, S.C., Fifth in U.S. for Economic Growth."
The Sun News, July 19. Retrieved September 5, 2001 from NewsBank NewsFile.
Wilgoren, Jodi. 2001. "National Briefing Education: School Enrollment Rising." New York Times, August
17, p.A14. Retrieved September 5, 2001 from InfoTrac Custom Newspapers.
An Abstract:Bonuck, Karen A. 2001. "Housing Needs of Persons with HIV and AIDS in New York State."
(Abstract). Journal of Health and Social Policy 13:61-73. Retrieved September 5, 2001 from
A Database Available on the Internet (not a periodical index):
U.S. Census Bureau. 2003. "IBD Summary Demographic Data for Austria."
U.S. Census Bureau
An ERIC Document available online through the ERIC Database:
Frieden, Lex. 2005. "NCD and the Americans with Disabilities Act:
15 Years of Progress." (ERIC
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