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Choosing your topic Forming your thesis Gather details & research Source cards Planning & Organizing your research Writing & Revising Final Draft We are here
Books: Last name, First name. Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Type of Publication. More than 2 authors: Last name, First name. (of the first author listed). et. al. Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Type of Publication.
Dembeck, Chet. The True Invasion of the Sutton Farm.Baltimore: Blue Deacon Publishing Baltimore, MD, 2012. Print.
Editor, author, or compiler name (if available). Name of Site. Version number. Name of institution/organization affiliated with the site (sponsor or publisher), date of resource creation (if available). Type of publication. Date of access. If you’re using an entire web page:
Provide the author name, article name in quotation marks, title of the Web magazine in italics, publisher name, publication date, medium of publication, and the date of access.
Woodruff, Mandi, “Genius PhD Student Paid Shi Tuition With Mail-In-Rebates,” Business Insider,Yahoo Finance Worldwide, 2012, Web, 13 Sept. 2012.
For all online scholarly journals, provide the author(s) name(s), the name of the article in quotation marks, the title of the publication in italics, all volume and issue numbers, the year of publication, type of publication, date accessed.
Carlin, Brendan, “Assisted suicide row Minister ‘must resign,’” EBSCOhost, Web. 2012.13 September 2012.
1 Give every source a card and a number Cite your source in MLA format. Wordsworth, William. Lyrical Ballads. London: Oxford U.P., 1967. Print.
1 Write the source number for the correct source card. Was it a quote, summary, or paraphrase? The information you’re taking from your source. Last name of author & pg. # Romantic poetry is characterized by the "spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings." Wordsworth 263 Quote
We will be working on your outlines starting next week. Keep this in mind while doing your research!
The Purdue OWL. Purdue U Writing Lab, 2010. Web. 1 October 2012.