The Internet can be a useful tool in doing
But, a researcher has to know how to tell a
good web source from a poor one.
After break, we will look at that.
Today, let’s look at the MLA code for web
Cite: Using an outside source in a paper
MLA: a “code” used for citing sources quickly
Annotation: A note about what information a
Editor or author name. “Article Name.” Name of
Site. Name of institution/organization affiliated
with the site (sponsor or publisher). Date of last
update. Medium of publication. Date of access.
Bernstein, Mark. "10 Tips on Writing the Living Web.”
A List Apart: For People Who Make Websites. A
List Apart Mag., 16 Aug. 2002. 4 May 2009.
Felluga, Dino. Guide to Literary and Critical Theory.
Purdue U, 28 Nov. 2003. 10 May 2006.
"How to Make Vegetarian Chili." eHow.com. eHow,
n.d. 24 Feb. 2009.
Article: Skin Cancer
Author: Dr. Aaron
Date of creation:
October 5, 2008
Date of access:
October, 10 2011
Webb, Aaron. “Skin Cancer.” WebMD.
WebMD, 5 October 2008. 10 October
No author? Skip and go to article title.
No article title? Skip and go to website
No publisher? Skip and go to creation date.
No creation date? Write n.d. and go to the