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Citing your sources

  1. 1. Citing Your Sources MLA Formatting and Style
  2. 2. Book Citation <ul><li>Author (Last name, First name). Title . City of publication: Publisher, Copyright date. Print. (For a book, type Print). </li></ul>
  3. 3. Book Citations <ul><li>Name of Author. (Last name, first name followed by a period.) </li></ul><ul><li>Title in italics followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>City of publication followed by a colon </li></ul><ul><li>Publisher followed by a comma </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright date followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Type the word Print followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Citations should be listed in alphabetical order </li></ul>
  4. 4. Example of a Book Citation <ul><li>Levin, Judith. Depression and Mood Disorders . New York: </li></ul><ul><li>Rosen Publishing, 2009. Print. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Database Citations <ul><li>Author, if available, followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Article name in quotation marks followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Title of database in italics followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Publisher followed by a comma </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright date followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Type the word Web followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Date you accessed or found the information followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>URL (only if required by teacher. You may want to copy and paste for your own use.) </li></ul><ul><li>Citations should be listed in alphabetical order </li></ul>
  6. 6. Example of a Database Citation <ul><li>Cefrey, Holly. “Alcohol Abuse and Binge Drinking.” Teen Health and Wellness . Rosen, 2010. Web. 14 April 2010. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Website Citations <ul><li>Name of author and editor, if available, followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Name of article in quotation marks followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Title of the Website in italics followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Any volume numbers if available followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Publisher followed by a comma (If no publisher type n.p.) </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright date followed by a period (If no date type n.d.) </li></ul><ul><li>Page numbers (if available) followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Must type the word Web followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>Date you accessed or found the information followed by a period </li></ul><ul><li>URL (if required by teacher or for your own use) </li></ul><ul><li>Citations should be listed in alphabetical order </li></ul>
  8. 8. Example of a Website Citation <ul><li>“ What is Childhood Leukemia?” American Cancer Society. American Cancer Society, 2010. Web. 15 April 2010. </li></ul>

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