Some database articles are not contained in a journal, magazine, book, or newspaper. These articles are written exclusively for the database such as Mergent Intellect, Issues and Controversies or Today's Science. The following format and examples can help you cite an article written for a database.
Format: Author. "Article Title." Database Name, Publisher of Database, Date.
Example: “05-195-7769. Walmart Inc.” Mergent Intellect, Mergent, 2016.
Example: “Human Trafficking.” Issues and Controversies, Infobase Learning, 17 Nov. 2010.
Example: Smith, Eric. “The Carbon Solution.” Today’s Science, Infobase Learning, July 2016.
Example: “Guns and Violence.” Opposing Viewpoints Online Collection, Gale, 2016. Opposing Viewpoints in Context.
*Note: Include URL for database at end if instructor requires it.
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