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Last Name of Author, First Name of Author. Year. "Title of Article." Name of Journal or Magazine. Volume Number (Issue Number): Page Numbers. doi:... .


When citing an e-resource, give the DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
Adam, Barry and Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale. 2011. "Emerging Directions in Sociological Research on Sexuality." Canadian Review of Sociology 48(3):217-220. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-618X.2011.01263.x.

If there is no DOI, then give the date on which you retrieved the item and the URL from which you retrieved it:

Cull, Barry W. “Reading Revolutions: Online Digital text and implications for reading in academe. First Monday 16(6). Retrieved October 19, 2011 (