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Generating Citations from Databases

Most databases provide a citation generator in the toolbar on an article information page. This information is only a starting point for your citation. Once you generate a citation from a database, compare it to the Purdue OWL APA.

Citing an Article from a Database

While APA does not require that you include database information in your citation, you can include it at the end as a url. Here is an example of the above citation:

APA Video Tutorial