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Database Citing Tools

Information on how to use the built-in citation tools in many of the library databases to generate citations.

JSTOR

Citation Formats Supported

  • APA (6th edition)
  • Chicago Notes & Bibliography
  • MLA

Instructions

  1. Click Cite This Item button:
    Cite This Item button in JSTOR
  2. Copy the citation.
    Generated citations
  3. Carefully review punctuation and capitalization of the generated citation.

Sample Citations

APA (6th & 7th editions)

Peck, W. (1978). Two seated scribes of Dynasty Eighteen. The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 64, 72–75. https://doi.org/10.2307/3856435

MLA

Peck, William H. "Two Seated Scribes of Dynasty Eighteen." The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, vol. 64, 1978, pp. 72-75. JSTOR, doi:10.2307/3856435.