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Online Library Resources: Miscellaneous

Online resources offered through Davis Library for remote and distance learners at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College.

Citation Help

Note:Computer generated citation tools may not be always correct. Be familiar with your citation manual and look for errors.

Government Documents

As a designated Government Depository: Davis Library receives many publications in paper that are kept on the Main Floor.  Davis Library also maintains a collection of the most popular Government Documents online through RioCat.  This includes law and statistical information:

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Citing Sources in APA

Below are a few examples of APA citations. There are many situations that don't fit the formats listed below - for more help visit the APA website to learn about specific rules and tips.

Articles (Multiple Authors)

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Year). Title of the article.

Name of the Periodical, volume(issue), #–#. https://doi.org/xxxx

Example

Albert, R., McKnight, A. G., Perez, C., & Yelinek, J. (2019). Thoughts in literature: A review of literature that presents ethnic and racial representation in groups across Oregon.

Psychology of Popular Media Culture8(4), 210–217.

https://doi.org/10.8909/ppm0000345

Books (Multiple Authors)

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Copyright Year). Title of the book (6th ed.).

Publisher. DOI or URL

Example

Sapolsky, R. M. (2017). Behave: The biology of humans at our best and worst.

Penguin Books. 

Webpage on a Website 

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date Published). Title of the webpage.

Publisher of the Website. URL

Example

Kuzmich, F. D. (2019, April 1). Nursing mental health. OER Commons.

https://www.oercommonly.edu/authors/89037-nursing-mental-health/view

Newspaper Articles

Author, A. A., & Author B, B,. (Date Published). Title of news article.

Newspaper Publisher. URL

Example

Carey, B. (2019, March 22). Can we get better at forgetting? The New York Times.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/22/health/memory-forgetting-psychology.html 

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Social Resources for You and Your Family Outside of the Classroom

State of Ohio Funded Online Resources

Public Library or Public School Affiliation May Be Required.  Contact Davis Library for More Information:

Email: refdesk@rio.edu

Telephone: 740-245-7005

An evolving collection of thousands of online publications and research resources provided to Ohio residents by the Libraries Connect Ohio (LCO) partnership. Proof of residency may be required for access (public library card and/or zip code information.)

Digital Public Library of America and ODN

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

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Images, Texts, Videos, and Sounds from Across the United States and Ohio, Many in the Public Domain.

Ohio Digital Network (ODN)Digital Collections from Ohio Libraries, Museums, and Archives.

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Local Public Libraries

We are lucky to have such great public libraries in our area!  But for your class assignments: Use Davis Library Resources.