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Week 4 thursday


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Week 4 thursday

  1. 1. APA (Yay!) Creative Commons License:
  2. 2. Why do you need to cite your work? Erin Milanese – Harrison College 2. 1. 3. Allows others to access your sources Establishes credibility Helps to stay organized
  3. 3. 3 Main Sections of Style Erin Milanese – Harrison College Title Page In-Text Citations References
  4. 4. Title Page Example Running head: SELF-CONCEPT 1 The Impact of Academic Self-Concept on Academic Achievement Troy Smith Harrison College Med 2000 Tammy Skiles 02/20/2010
  5. 5. When to Use In-Text Citations Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College <ul><li>Quoting </li></ul><ul><li>Paraphrasing </li></ul><ul><li>Summarizing </li></ul>For…
  6. 6. In-Text Citation Parts Author’s Last Name Year of Publication Page Number
  7. 7. References page List of all the sources used Alphabetical order Funky formatting Your final project!
  8. 8. References Include… Erin Milanese – Harrison College AUTHOR DATE TITLE PUBLICATION And… Any additional information
  9. 9. WEBSITE References Include… Erin Milanese – Harrison College AUTHOR DATE PUBLISHED ARTICLE TITLE Retrieved from URL White, M. (2011, January 7).  Official: Carbon monoxide sickens 54 at Colorado hockey Game . Retrieved from‌/us-carbon-monoxide  
  10. 10. Website Trickery <ul><li>No author! </li></ul><ul><li>No date! </li></ul><ul><li>Title of webpage vs Title of web article </li></ul>If no author, start with the title or corporate author (n.d.) Web page = CNN. Web article = New drug cures cancer!
  11. 11. Where can I get help formatting citations for my references page?
  12. 12. APA Style: 6 th Edition Erin Milanese – Harrison College
  13. 13. Erin Milanese – Harrison College
  14. 14. Website APA… Your Turn!
  15. 15. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Title: It’s tough to fight zombies without guns. </li></ul><ul><li>Website: </li></ul><ul><li>Author: Bradley Moore </li></ul><ul><li>URL: </li></ul><ul><li>Publisher: wire services </li></ul><ul><li>Date: October 10, 2011 </li></ul>
  16. 16. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Title: SWAT Team Raids Brad Pitt’s World War Z Set </li></ul><ul><li>Website: US Weekly </li></ul><ul><li>URL: </li></ul><ul><li>Date: October 10, 2011 </li></ul>
  17. 17. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Title: Unicorns in Prehistory </li></ul><ul><li>Website: All about Unicorns </li></ul><ul><li>URL: </li></ul><ul><li>Date: none given </li></ul><ul><li>Author: none given </li></ul>
  18. 18. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Go to this website and create a citation: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  19. 19. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Moore, B. (2011, October 10). It’s tough to fight </li></ul><ul><li> zombies without guns. Retrieved from </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> tough-to-fight-zombies-without-guns </li></ul><ul><li>Unnecessary info: Website: </li></ul><ul><li>Publisher: Wire services </li></ul>
  20. 20. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>SWAT Team Raids Brad Pitt’s World War Z Set. </li></ul><ul><li>(2011, October 10). Retrieved from </li></ul><ul><li> /news/swat-team-raids-brad-pitts-world-war- </li></ul><ul><li> z-set-20111010 </li></ul><ul><li>Unnecessary info: Website: Us Weekly </li></ul>
  21. 21. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Unicorns in prehistory. (n.d.). Retrieved from </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> php </li></ul><ul><li>Unnecessary info: Website: All About Unicorns </li></ul>
  22. 22. Website APA… Your Turn! <ul><li>Potts, K. (2011, September 21). </li></ul><ul><li>Retrieved from </li></ul><ul><li> 09/21/us-jerseyshore- </li></ul><ul><li> idUSTRE78K76X20110921 </li></ul>
  23. 23. Rest of Class <ul><li>Create APA citations for the websites you found for your homework! </li></ul>
  24. 24. Today’s Concepts: <ul><li>APA! </li></ul><ul><li>… How to cite websites </li></ul><ul><li>… How to cite with no author </li></ul><ul><li>… How to cite with no date </li></ul><ul><li>… Where to get help on APA </li></ul>
  25. 25. One minute write up <ul><li>Have you ever used APA before? </li></ul><ul><li>How do you feel about citing APA websites after today’s class? </li></ul><ul><li>3. Any questions or concerns? </li></ul>