Answered By: Mary Kaye Hooker
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018     Views: 207

DOI look-up steps are below:

Most DOIs (Digital Object Identifiers) are registered with CrossRef at http://www.crossref.org/.   

More reading on DOIs

No DOI?

Example:  Article From an Online Periodical with no DOI Assigned

Online scholarly journal articles without a DOI require the URL of the journal home page. Remember that one goal of citations is to provide readers with enough information to find the article. By providing the journal home page aids readers in this process.

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number. Retrieved from http://www.journalhomepage.com/full/url/

Kenneth, I. A. (2000). A Buddhist response to the nature of human rights. Journal of Buddhist Ethics, 8. Retrieved from http://www.cac.psu.edu/jbe/twocont.html