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Citation Examples – Ravenscroft Databases



Author last name, first name. “Title of article.” Title of Journal. Date of publication in journal: page numbers. Title of Database. Web. Date you viewed article. <http://simple address of database>.



Roberts, Priscilla Mary. “Lyndon B. Johnson.” United States at War: Understanding Conflict and Society. 2009. ABC-CLIO. Web. Jul. 30, 2009. <>.

Biography Reference Center – original source may have been a book

"Justin Bieber." Biography Today. (2011): 1. Biography Reference Center. Web. 20 Mar. 2013. <>.

CQ Researcher

Greenya, John. “National Service.” CQ Researcher 16.25 (2006): 577-600. CQ Researcher Online. Web. July 13, 2006. <>.


“Recipe: Chad.” CultureGrams World Edition. 2009. ProQuest. Web. Aug. 3, 2009. <>.

EBSCOhost – including sample book review

Chowdhury, A. Mushtaque R. “ARSENIC CRISIS in Bangladesh..” Scientific American 291.2 (Aug. 2004): 86-91. EBSCO Health Source – Consumer Edition. Web. 22 Apr. 2009. <>.

Flum, Hanoch, and Harriet Porton. “Relational processes and identity formation in adolescence: The example of A Separate Peace.” Genetic, Social & General Psychology Monographs. Nov. 1995. EBSCO Academic Search Elite. Web. July 18, 2006. <>.

Hoffman, Roy. “Reunited.” Rev. of South of Broad, by Pat Conroy. New York Times Book Review (23 Aug. 2009): 22. Academic Search Elite. EBSCO. Web. 7 Sep. 2009 < >.

Global issues in Context

DeWeerdt, Sarah. “Local Food: the Economics.” World Watch 22.4 (July-August 2009) 20(5). Global Issues In Context. Web. 30 July 2009. <>.


Rosemblum, Edwin E. “Lemur.” Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. 2006. Grolier. Web. July 19, 2006. <>.


Bozzetto, Roger, R. M. P., and Russell Taylor. "Moreau's Tragi-Farcical Island." Science Fiction Studies 20.1 (1993): 34-44. Web. 20 Mar. 2013. <>.

Literary Reference Center

Cooper, David D. “Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun.” The Explicator 15 (1993):59-61. Literary Reference Center. Web. July 30, 2009. <>.

Maps 101

“Efforts to Unify Cyprus.” Geography in the News. March 7, 2003. Web. July 19, 2006. <>.

NC Live – sponsored by the State of North Carolina

Kuenster, John. “Why Braves’ John Smoltz ranks as a top gun out of bullpen.” Baseball Digest. Aug. 2003: 62. Infotrac OneFile. Sept. 9, 2003. <>.

News and Observer – obtained through our database, Newsbank

Hui, T. Keung. “Ravenscroft gets U.S. Blue Ribbon.” The News and Observer. Sept. 25, 2003, final ed.:B-6. Newsbank. Web. July 19, 2006. <>.

Oxford Art and Music Online

Thomson, Belinda. "Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de." The Oxford Companion to Western Art. Ed.Hugh Brigstocke. Oxford Art Online. Oxford University Press. Web. 20 Mar. 2013.<>.

Points of View

Driscoll, Sally. “Highway Carpools: An Overview.” Points of View: Highway Carpools. 2007. EBSCO Points of View. Web. Aug. 7, 2007. < >.

World Book

Gouttierre, Thomas E. “Afghanistan.” World Book Student. 2013. World Book. Web. March 19, 2013. < >.

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