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Cite Research

How to cite from Gale databases

Gale logo The Library subscribes to several Gale databases including Opposing Viewpoints. Whether you are using Academic OneFile, Literature Resource Center, or Opposing Viewpoints, accessing citations will be the same.

The Upper Tools Menu

At the upper-right corner of any document, you will find a Tools menu, this will include options for citing, printing, and emailing.


The Cite Button   copy and paste

In the upper right-hand corner, select "Cite"

 tools menu

After clicking cite button a box will pop-up 

source citation box

The "Cite" button will allow you to copy and paste the citation in the MLA, APA, or Chicago styles. You can copy the citation by highlighting the text or clicking "Select" and using the "right-click"  on your mouse and selecting Copy from the menu or by pressing the Ctrl and C buttons at the same time.  Paste the citation in your document to save.

Export Options   export

Gale databases provide options to export citations to Google Drive as well. From the "Citation Tools" box click on Google Drive after you have selected your style to save the citation to your Google Drive.

Bottom of the Screen   copy and paste

The citation is available at the bottom of the article as well. Choose your citation style and copy and paste the citation.