What are the Pieces of a Citation?
In an article
Remember that you have two titles to find--the article title and the journal title.
Many databases also have the ability to generate a citation for you. Always check these for accuracy.
In a Book
In the hard copy of a book, you may have to look at several pages in order to gather all your citation information. In this case, it is easier to pull the information from the library catalog record:
Vogel Library, Wartburg College | 100 Wartburg Blvd, Waverly, IA, 50677 | Phone: 319-352-8500 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org