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MLA Handbook 8th Edition by
Call Number: LB2369 .G53 2016 Reference
Copies of both the 7th and 8th editions of the MLA Handbook are available in the Library
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association by The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition is the official source for APA Style. With millions of copies sold worldwide in multiple languages, it is the style manual of choice for writers, researchers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, nursing, communications, education, business, engineering, and other fields. Known for its authoritative, easy-to-use reference and citation system, the Publication Manual also offers guidance on choosing the headings, tables, figures, language, and tone that will result in powerful, concise, and elegant scholarly communication. It guides users through the scholarly writing process--from the ethics of authorship to reporting research through publication. The seventh edition is an indispensable resource for students and professionals to achieve excellence in writing and make an impact with their work. The seventh edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect best practices in scholarly writing and publishing. All formats are in full color, with a new tabbed spiral version Improved ease of navigation, with many additional numbered sections to help users quickly locate answers to their questions Resources for students on writing and formatting annotated bibliographies, response papers, and other paper types as well as guidelines on citing course materials Dedicated chapter for new users of APA Style covering paper elements and format, including sample papers for both professional authors and student writers New chapter on journal article reporting standards that includes updates to reporting standards for quantitative research and the first-ever qualitative and mixed methods reporting standards in APA Style New chapter on bias-free language guidelines for writing about people with respect and inclusivity in areas including age, disability, gender, participation in research, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, and intersectionality More than 100 new reference examples covering periodicals, books, audiovisual media, social media, webpages and websites, and legal resources More than 40 new sample tables and figures Expanded guidance on ethical writing and publishing practices, including how to ensure the appropriate level of citation, avoid plagiarism and self-plagiarism, and navigate the publication process Guidelines that support accessibility for all users, including simplified reference, in-text citation, and heading formats as well as additional font options
Call Number: BF76.7 .P83 2020
Citing Data, Tables, etc.
How to Cite in Various Styles
Most databases provide you with a citation for your source in MLA, APA or other styles. However, those citations often contain errors. Think of them as a rough draft. Use the guides below to help you polish up those rough citations, and avoid plagiarism in the process. Your instructor will be pleased!
In-Text Citation Examples
APA: (Author, Year, Page) (Franklin, 2010, p. 157)
MLA: (Author and Page Number) (Franklin 157)
ASA: (Author Year:Page) (Franklin 2010:157)
CMS: (Author Year Page or section number when available) (Clements et al. 2011)
Elements of a Citation Video from University of Arkansas Libraries
NoodleTools is a citation generator. Select your citation format below. You will be required to input all the information needed to generate the citation. Don't forget, if your input is incorrect, your output will be incorrect!
Creating MLA 8th Edition Citations