Usually, the title of the page or article appears in a header at the top of the page. Movie still from Iron Man. New York: Facts on File, Inc. Include screen names as author names when author name is not known. Indicate page numbers after publication date if available, e.
Published letter in a collection: Twain, Mark. Summers, Anthony, and Robbyn Swan. You can use the to help you, just print out a few copies and take them with you to the library. Anyone reading a thesis or research paper can quickly reference the citation noted in the bibliography and then seek out the original material to gather additional information if needed. Where a newspaper title does not indicate the location of publication, add the city of publication between square brackets, e. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
The Legal, Ethical and International Environment of Business. If there are 4 or less letters in the month, e. Letter, editorial: An editorial: Wilson-Smith, Anthony. Be sure that it follows the same one-inch margin, last name, and page number header as the rest of your research paper. With Scott to the Pole: The Terra Nova Expedition 1910-1913.
Roberts, Simon, Phillip Heller, and Michael Ernest. But, you develop a bibliography only after first preparing a — a road map of the research questions you need to answer. Place the end of citation period after the brackets. Why is a Bibliography Important?. The name of the encyclopedia should be italicized.
A Basic History of Art. The page title should be written in sentence form, with only the first word and proper nouns capitalized, and a period at the end. Where page numbers may be counted or guessed accurately, count the pages and indicate the page number or numbers. This way, students know what items to look for when documenting a source on a works cited page. Note that there is no period after the month.
Based on novel by J. For any other use, please contact Science Buddies. City of publication: Publishing company, publication date. Indicate if the citation is for a chart or a map. New York: Henry Holt, 1996. Place of Publication Location of the publisher. Reply to a letter to the Editor: Geens, Jennifer.
For dates, spell out the names of months in the text of your paper, but abbreviate them in the list of works cited, except for May, June, and July. If the publisher is the same as the website name, only list it once. New York: Bantam Books, 1998. Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson. Definition from a dictionary: When citing a definition from a dictionary, add the abbreviation Def. It should be written in sentence format with only the first word and proper nouns capitalized. Include as much descriptive information as necessary to help readers understand the type and nature of the source you are citing.
By Leah Bendavid-Val, et al. The full title of the source used or researched. National Endowment for the Arts, June 2004. Type all citation information continuously until you reach the end of the line. When writing a bibliography, remember that the purpose is to communicate to the reader, in a standardized manner, the sources that you have used in sufficient detail to be identified. Arbter, Klaus, and Guo-Qing Wei. But, if you use a computer, then publication names should be in italics as they are below.
The Oxford Book of American Literacy Anecdotes. Standard Format for a Magazine, Periodical, Journal, or Newspaper Article: Author. The format of the text on your card depends on the type of source you use. The author, publisher and page information is concluded with a short description of the actual content or quality of the source used. Strong Women and Men Beat Arthritis. Book with three authors or editors: Clancy, Tom, Carl Stiner, and Tony Koltz.