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Citations

This is just a basic guide. For more information, we recommend using the Purdue OWL.      

MLA

In-text citation: (Author’s name/title pg#) directly after quote or paraphrase

Book in Works Cited: Author: Last Name First. Title. Publisher, Date Published.

Online Article in Works Cited: Author: Last Name First. “Article Title.” Journal Title, vol., no., Date Published, pp. __. Database Title. doi: doi#.

Online Source in Works Cited: Author: Last Name First. “Title of the Page.” Title of Website. Date Published/Date Updated, URL.

APA

In-text citation: (Author[s], Year Published, pg#) at the end of the sentence

Book in References: Author: Last Name, First Initial. (Date Published). Title. City of Publication: Publisher.

Online Article in References: Author: Last Name, First Initial. (Date Published). Article Title. Journal Title, Volume(Issue), Pages. doi: doi#

Online Source in References: Author: Last Name, First Initial. (Date Published). Title of the Page. Retrieved from Publisher website: URL

Chicago/Turabian

In-text citation: Footnotes (this is the “shortened version,” acceptable when using footnotes and a full bibliography, check with your professor to see what format is required for your assignment).

Book in Bibliography: Author: Last Name, First. Title. City of Publication: Publisher, Date Published.

Book in Footnotes: 1. Author Last Name, Title (shortened to four or fewer words), pg#.

Online Article in Bibliography: Author: Last Name, First. “Article Title,” Journal Title, no. Issue (Date Published): Volume. Database.

Online Article in Footnotes: 2. Author: Last Name, “Article Title,” (shortened to four or fewer words), pg#.

Online Source in Bibliography: Author Last Name, First. “Page Title.” Title of Website, last modified Date updated. URL.

Online Source in Footnotes: 3. Author: Last Name, “Page Title,” (shortened to four or fewer words), pg#.

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