Whether you are looking for information found in a book or an article, the information is provided in the form of citations. A citation allows you to locate the resource.
|Book Citation includes:||Article Citation includes:|
Jones, Richard. Collaborating Among Libraries. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2002.
T. Swan. "Anybody's game." Popular Science. Vol. 253 No 3. 1998: 81+.
ISSN stands for International Standard Serials Number. This is a unique number assigned to a specific magazine, journal, or newspaper.
It is an 8-digit number that looks like these: 1043-8093, 4550-298X.
Some of the research databases will provide an ISSN when you look at the search result.
This is important to have because Interlibrary Services uses the ISSN to order the specific article from the specific magazine, journal, or newspaper.
There are several style manuals which will help you arrange the citation in the proper format.