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3. Look Up an Article

About the Library's Article Look up by Citation Tool

Sometimes you want to read an article, but you only know basic information about it, like the author and title. How can you find the article?

The library has an Article Look Up by Citation tool [opens in new tab], a special web page, just for this purpose.

screenshot of article look up by citation web page

Find the Article Look up by Citation Tool

You can find the Article Look Up by Citation tool in two ways.

You can find it on Drake Memorial Library's home page [opens in new window].

article look up by citation label and hyperlink shown on the library's home page

Or you can find it on the Public Health & Health Education Research Guide: Graduate Student Resources [opens in new window].

Public Health & Health Education Research Guide Graduate Student Resources page showing the link to the Article Look up by Citation tool

Try it!

Find an article using the Article Look up by Citation tool.

Instructions

Using this article information, find a copy of the article:

de la Portilla, C., & Cifuentes, E. (2015). Violence as a public health crisis for children and youth: A study of Mexico. International Journal Of Child & Adolescent Health, 8(4), 449-456.

Step-by-step:

  1. First, identify the parts of the citation. Find the authors of the article: de la Portilla, C., & Cifuentes, E.
  2. Then, find the date: 2015
  3. Next, find the title of the article: Violence as a public health crisis for children and youth: A study of Mexico
  4. Find the journal title: International Journal Of Child & Adolescent Health
  5. Find the volume number: 8
  6. Find the issue number: 4
  7. Enter the author, date (year), article title, journal title, volume number, and issue number into the Article Look up by Citation tool [link opens in new tab]. Select Find it.
  8. Open the article.

Questions or issues? Ask a librarian! [link opens in new tab]

Watch

Watch this video to see how to use the Article Look up by Citation tool.

Last Updated: Feb 23, 2022 9:23 AM
URL: https://library.brockport.edu/c.php?g=773730