Created by James Cason and Nora
Rackley, Lake-Sumter Community College
                              Libraries
Copyright © 2001
          TERRORISM                  THE BROOKINGS INSTITUTION
                 and                1775 M...
Dow, Mark. American Gulag: Inside U.S. Immigration
  Prisons. Berkeley: U of California P, 2004.
  NetLibrary. Web. 18 Sep...
Volkow, Nora. “It’s Time for Addiction Science to Supersede
   Stigma.” Science News 8 Nov. 2008: 40. Academic Search
   C...
Talbert, JeanAnne J. “Substance Abuse Among Nurses.” Clinical Journal
   of Oncology Nursing 13.1 (2009): 17-19. Academic ...
All citations are not created equal
         Capitalization




     Underline                                     Old Sty...
Tsang, Gloria. “Light Drinking Benefits Heart in Men.” Health
   Castle.com. July 2006. Web. 12 Apr. 2009.
The new MLA Handbook states that if you
can easily find a website you don’t need to
include the URL


                    ...
 If after a simple search you can’t find the
  website. You should include the URL.
 Place it at the end of your normal ...
 Starts on a blank page at the end of your paper
  (has the same header)
 Use Times New Roman size 10 font throughout
  ...
   Bullets
   Missing information for citation
   Fonts
   URLs should be in brackets
   URLs no longer required
   Works Cited starts on a
    new page
   Missing information for
    citations
   More than one font
   URLs should ...
 Single Spacing
 Spacing between
  citations
 Capitalization of
  titles
 Alphabetization
 Format of dates
Are you still stuck?
    If you need more citation examples go to
     http://www.lscc.edu/library/citation.htm.

   For a...
MLA Citation, courtesy of Lake-Sumter Community College Libraries
MLA Citation, courtesy of Lake-Sumter Community College Libraries
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This PowerPoint presentation was created by Nora Rackley and James Cason at Lake-Sumter Community College to teach college students how to correctly cite sources using the 7th edition of MLA style. If you wish to embed this presentation in your site, please contact Nora Rackley at rackleyn@lscc.edu.

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MLA Citation, courtesy of Lake-Sumter Community College Libraries

  1. 1. Created by James Cason and Nora Rackley, Lake-Sumter Community College Libraries
  2. 2. Copyright © 2001 TERRORISM THE BROOKINGS INSTITUTION and 1775 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 www.brookings.edu U.S. FOREIGN POLICY All rights reserved Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication data Pillar, Paul R., 1947- Terrorism and U.S. foreign policy / Paul R. Pillar p. cm. Includes bibliographic references and index. ISBN 0-8157-0004-0 (alk. Paper) Terrorism. 2. Terrorism – Prevention 3. United States – Foreign relations I. Title: Terrorism and U.S. foreign policy. II. Title HV6431 .P56 2001 00-013070 327.73 – dc21 CIP PAUL R. PILLAR 9876543 The paper used in this publication meets minimum requirements of the American National Standard for Information Science-Permanence of Paper for Printed Library Material ANSI Z39.48-1992 Typeset in Sabon. Composition by AlphaWebTech Mechanicsville, Maryland Printed by R.R. Donnelly & Sons BROOKINGS INSTITUTION PRESS Harrisonburg, Virginia Washington, D.C. Pillar, Paul R. Terrorism and U.S. Foreign Policy. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution, 2001. Print.
  3. 3. Dow, Mark. American Gulag: Inside U.S. Immigration Prisons. Berkeley: U of California P, 2004. NetLibrary. Web. 18 Sep. 2008.
  4. 4. Volkow, Nora. “It’s Time for Addiction Science to Supersede Stigma.” Science News 8 Nov. 2008: 40. Academic Search Complete. Web. 12 Dec. 2008
  5. 5. Talbert, JeanAnne J. “Substance Abuse Among Nurses.” Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing 13.1 (2009): 17-19. Academic Search Complete. Web. 1 Mar. 2009.
  6. 6. All citations are not created equal Capitalization Underline Old Style Correct Capitalization Klitzing, Sandra Wolf. “Women Living in a Homeless Shelter: Stress, Coping and Leisure.” Journal of Leisure Research 36.4 (2004):483-513. General OneFile. Web. 22 Sep. 2008. Italics New Style Verify database citations using your handbook, the library’s MLA handout, or with your instructor!
  7. 7. Tsang, Gloria. “Light Drinking Benefits Heart in Men.” Health Castle.com. July 2006. Web. 12 Apr. 2009.
  8. 8. The new MLA Handbook states that if you can easily find a website you don’t need to include the URL Title and Author Search Correct Website
  9. 9.  If after a simple search you can’t find the website. You should include the URL.  Place it at the end of your normal citation after the date of access. Tsang, Gloria. “Light Drinking Benefits Heart in Men.” Health Castle.com. July 2006. Web. 12 Apr. 2009. <http://www.healthcastle.com/alcohol_heart.shtml>.
  10. 10.  Starts on a blank page at the end of your paper (has the same header)  Use Times New Roman size 10 font throughout the paper  Double space and alphabetize citations  Use hanging indents for citations  DO NOT use bullets or numbers  DO NOT list URLs (new style no longer requires them anyway)  Check all citations provided by websites or databases, they are usually wrong
  11. 11.  Bullets  Missing information for citation  Fonts  URLs should be in brackets  URLs no longer required
  12. 12.  Works Cited starts on a new page  Missing information for citations  More than one font  URLs should be in brackets  URLs no longer required  Did not check citation from database  Numbered citations  Not alphabetized  No hanging indent
  13. 13.  Single Spacing  Spacing between citations  Capitalization of titles  Alphabetization  Format of dates
  14. 14. Are you still stuck? If you need more citation examples go to http://www.lscc.edu/library/citation.htm. For assistance from a librarian or tutor call: Libraries: Leesburg 352-365-3586 S. Lake 352-536-2148 Sumter 352-568-3074 Learning Center: 352-365-3554

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