2Works CitedA Works Cited page is a list of sources (books, journals, websites, periodicals, etc.) one has used for researching a topic.
3Bibliography Citations Editor/author name (if available)“Name of web page/article.”Name of Site. (note- italicized)Name of publisher, (if none- n.p.)Date of creation. (if none- n.d.)Medium of publication. Date of access.Sources must be listed in alphabetical order.
4Sample Bibliography “Hillary Clinton.” Biography.com. A+E Television Networks, LLC, Web. 14 Jan“Hillary Rodham Clinton.” PBS.org. WBGHEducational Foundation, Web. 14 Jan.2013.O’Hanlon, Michael. “Assessing the Resiliency ofHillary Clinton.” Reuters.com. Thomson Reuters, 14 Jan Web. 14 Jan
5How do I set up my paper? MLA Format: Last name 1 Student Name Burkel World Lit – periodDate(title centered on 5th line – essay starts on 6th line – entire document double spaced)
6Reminders… THAT MEANS ALL OF THESE MUST BE ON YOUR WORKS CITED PAGE - Remember that there are at least three outside sources requiredThe bookThe movieAn interview or researchTHAT MEANS ALL OF THESE MUST BE ON YOUR WORKS CITED PAGE
7OTHER REMINDERS…remember in-text citations (YOU CITE WHATEVER IS FIRST ON YOUR WORKS CITED PAGE: LAST NAME OR TITLE)- Edit!
8“mrs. B! Mrs. B! is this a reliable source!?!” .gov or .eduBe especially careful when evaluating Internet sources! Never use Web sites where an author cannot be determined, unless the site is associated with a reputable institution such as a respected university, a credible media outlet, government program or department, or well-known non-governmental organizations. Beware of using sites like Wikipedia, which are collaboratively developed by users. Because anyone can add or change content, the validity of information on such sites may not meet the standards for academic research
9Reliable sourcesConsider your SOURCE EVALUATION CHEAT SHEET. IT’S ON A COLORED PIECE OF PAPER FOR A REASON. IT’S IMPORTANT.