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Source: American Psychological Association (2001). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (5th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
Call Number: Ref BF76.7.P83 2001

Internet (World Wide Web) Sites:
Author(s) or institution, if given. (Document date or last update, if known). 

Title of document. Retrieved [date] from [full URL]

American Bar Association. (1997). ABA calls for moratorium on executions

until death penalty fairness assured. Angel on death row

Retrieved December 5, 2001, from http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/


Anderson, J. M. (2002, February 1). Food poisoning [Electronic version of

review of the motion picture American Adobo]. San

Francisco Examiner. Retrieved February 13, 2002, from



Benton Foundation. (1998, July 7). What's needed: The policy arena. In

Losing ground bit by bit: Low-income communities in the

information age (chap. 3). Retrieved July 28, 2001, from


Gray, M. (1996, June 20). Web growth summary. Internet statistics: Growth

and  usage of the Web and the Internet. Retrieved Aug. 31,

1998, from http://www.mit.edu/people/mkgray/net/


National Institutes of Health. (2000, May). Stem cells: A primer. Retrieved

August 28, 2001, from http://www.nih.gov/news/stemcell/


Shneiderman, B. (1994, April 12). Education by engagement and

construction: Can distance learning be better than face-to-

face? The encyclopedia of virtual environments. Retrieved

February 19, 2002, from http://www.hitl.washington.edu/


Articles from RHC Library Online Databases:
Author(s), if known (Date of publication). Title of article. Periodical title,

volume(number, if any), page numbers. Retrieved [date]

 from [name of onlinedatabase].

Fecci, J. (2001, January/February). The Al-Aqsa intifada: The unseen

consequences of violence on Palestinian women and

children. Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, 9-11.

Retrieved September 19, 2001, from SIRS Knowledge

Source database.

France: Political conditions. Retrieved June 18, 2002, from CountryWatch


Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the treatment of brain injury. (2002, March). 

The Exceptional Parent, 32(3), 64-65. Retrieved April 23,

2002, from ProQuest database.

Luis J. Rodriguez (2001, December). Contemporary Authors Online.

Retrieved January 23, 2002, from Literature Resource Center


Miller, M. C. (2002). The benefits of positive psychology. Harvard Mental

Health Letter, 18(7), n.a. Retrieved March 15, 2002, from

Health Reference Center -- Academic database.

Native American sports mascots (2002, April 12). Issues & Controversies

On File. Retrieved May 6, 2002, from Issues & Controversies

@ FACTS.com database.

Olszewski, L. (1998, June 15). Trochemoche [Review of the book

Trochemoche]. Library Journal, 123, 82. Retrieved from

Literature Resource Center database.

Works from CD-ROM Databases:
Author or Editor, if known. (Date of publication). Title of article. Periodical

title, volume(number, if any), page numbers. Retrieved

 [date] from [name of CD-ROM database].

Belch, G. E., Belch, M.A., and Ceresino, G. (1985). Parental and teenage

child influences in family decision making. Journal of

Business Research, 13, 163-176. Retrieved October 10,

2000, from PsycLIT CD-ROM database.

Cummings, E. E. (1992). I thank you God for most this amazing. Retrieved

April 4, 2001, from The Columbia Granger's World of Poetry

CD-ROM database. (Reprinted from Beginnings in Poetry, by

W. J. Martz, Ed., 1973, New York: Scott Foresman)

Shakespeare, W. (1989). Macbeth. Retrieved  February 7, 2001, from the

Shakespeare on Disc!: The Complete Works of William

Shakespeare CD-ROM database. (Original work published


Work-related psychosis (1998). Retrieved July 28, 2000, from the ILO

Encyclopedia of Occupational Health and Safety CD-ROM


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