Generate Population (English) citations for Databases

In a magazine
In a newspaper
Online
TV / Radio
No additional publication information.
Magazine publication info

Volume

Issue

Day

Month

Year

Start

End

Online publication info

Day

Month

Year

Day

Month

Year

Today
Newspaper publication info

Only include if city is not in newspaper name

Edition

Section

Day

Month

Year

Start

End

TV / Radio publication info

Day

Month

Year

Television
Radio

Form Glossary

Annotation

Extra notes about a source you are citing. Usually gives a brief summary and/or your thoughts about the source.

Date Accessed

When (month, day, year) the source was accessed or reviewed online.

Electronically Published

The month, day, and year a content piece was published electronically (as opposed to in print). Depending on the webpage, it may or may not be shown.

Place of Publication

Where the publisher of the source is. Usually refers to a city, state, or country.

Publisher/Sponsor

Person or entity that supported the publishing or distribution of a work. For example, the publishing company of a book.

Suffix

Indicators at the end of a name that tell us more about a person. This includes Jr., Esq., PhD, etc.

Title

This is the name of the source. If no name exists, some citations ask for a description.

URL

Web address for a page on the internet. http://www.bibme.org/ is an example of a URL.

Medium

Manner or way a work was communicated or distributed. A few examples are:
  • E-book: Other - PDF, Powerpoint, MP4, etc.
  • Painting/Artwork - Oil on canvas, Lithograph on paper, Glass, etc.

Contributor

An individual or group that contributed to the creation of the content you are citing. A translator, editor, producer, and inventor are a few examples.

Author

Individual who created a work such as a book, digital image, article, blog, comic, podcast, play, poem, script, etc.