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Citation Guide: Number

Help with citing your sources for a research paper.

Essential Elements

Click on one of the following Core Elements 
to navigate this libguide.

(The core elements are required for each citation)

1. Author.
2. Title of Source.
3. Title of Container,
4. Other Contributors,
5. Version,
6. Number,
7. Publisher,
8. Publication date,

9. Location.

  *  Optional Elements
**  In-Text Citations


Note: Indicate where a source fits in a sequence by citing the work's volume and issue number or its season and episode number.


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Sample Citation - Number

6. Number:

      Journals: Include the volume and issue number for the journal article in your citation.

      Books: The work's volume number follows the title of the source.

      Television Series: Indicate the season and episode number for a T.V. series in your citation.