Find an Article from a Citation

If you have the citation or information about an article that you are looking for, you can determine whether it is available through the CityU Library.

Example: You have a citation, such as this article:

Goleman, D. (2013). The focused leader. Harvard Business Review, 91(12), 50-60.

Step 1

Search for the article by title on the library’s homepage (a.k.a. CatalogPlus)

From the library’s home screen, paste the article title into the search box and click search.

If the article is available, you will see it on the results page.


If this does not produce the article, continue to Step 2.

Step 2

Select “Find Journals” to search for the journal title.

Step 3

Search by journal title to see availability.
Screenshot showing Journal Finder search


Step 4

Find your desired journal and either search inside the journal or enter the database (Business Source Complete).
Screenshot showing Journal Finder search results


Step 5

Find the correct volume and issue from the list.

Step 6

Open the issue and find your article.