Answered By: Mary Kaye Hooker Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018 Views: 207
DOI look-up steps are below:
- Search articles, books, book chapters, and more at CrossRef to see if it has a corresponding DOI.
- Create account registered under your email address (it's free) at http://www.crossref.org/requestaccount/.
More reading on DOIs
- Source: http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2009/12/how-to-find-a-doi.html
- Source: http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2009/09/a-doi-primer.html
- Source: http://library.chamberlain.edu/c.php?g=429289&p=3729513
- Find a DOI
- Retrieve Crossref Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs)
- Keep in mind that some items have not been assigned DOIs by their publishers.
- To cite with no DOI – Source: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/
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