In-Text Citations and Works Cited Could English possibly be any more fun?
In-Text Citations Author-Page Style According to a recent poll, nobody likes the Yankees anymore. Not even New Yorkers (Boston Globe). Early thoughts speculated that yams and sweet potatoes were the same thing. (Fuller, 32.). • Include the author’s name in the parenthesis as well as the page number. • According to recent research, “Mark Twain is still alive” (Van Halen 48). • Tony the Tiger states, “They’re Greeeeeeeeeeat” (74).
No Author? • Most animals that attack Premont usually end up dead (“Most Causes of Death for Animals per Capita in the Eastern United States” 86).
Books • Lastname, Firstname. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of Publication. • Gleick, James. Changing High School Names When a Teacher has the Same Last Name of the School Except an “F” is at the beginning instead of a “P”. New York: Penguin, 1987. Print.
Article from Online Database • Lastname, Firstname. “Title of Article.” Name of Journal version number (year): page numbers. Database. Web. Date. Langhamer, Claire. “Fighting Medieval Clowns.” Historical Journal 50.1 (2007): 173-96. ProQuest. Web. 27 May 2009.
Web Magazine • Lastname, Firstname. “Title.” Title of Web Magazine, date: web. Date accessed. • Roe, Jason. “How to Beat Garrett in Madden Every Time. Madden for Beginners. 12 Sept. 2011. Web. 15 Dec. 2011. • Roe, Jason, and Mckade Peterson. “How to Beat Garrett in Madden Every Time. Madden for Beginners. 12 Sept. 2011. Web. 15 Dec. 2011. • Roe, Jason, et al. “How to Beat Garrett in Madden Every Time. Madden for Beginners. 12 Sept. 2011. Web. 15 Dec. 2011.
Your turn • 1. Book Source. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. • 2. Online Database. Title: Garret’s tips to Madden and other things not to do. Author: Maisie Hobbs. Date Accessed: February 15th 2011 Version number 14.3 Year of article: 2003. Database: Academic Search Premier. Date published. June 2nd 2003. • Website. Date Accessed September 28 2011. Title: I Break for Seinfeld and Baseball Games. Year: 2004. Date Published: April 17. Author: • Website: Date Published: February 8th. Author: Gilbert Arenas and Jimminy Crickets. Title: Shark Attacks. Date Accessed: May 7. Year: 2009.