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LIT211, Children's Literature: Cite Your Sources

This guide was created to help you find children's and young adult literature, and also criticism and interpretation of that literature.

Printed Citation Help

Ask for this book at the Reference Desk.

Database Citation Help

    • Many online periodical indexes show you exactly how to cite the sources you find. Look for a link that says something like "citation tools," or "cite this article."  Click on that link, and you will see the citation in various formats. Here is an example of a citation in MLA format created in Academic Search Premier: 

Armbruster-Sandoval, Ralph. "Teaching Smoke Signals: Fatherhood, Forgiveness, and

     "Freedom." Wicazo Sa Review 23.1 (2008): 123-146. Academic Search Complete.

      EBSCO. Web. 29 Sept. 2010.

 

 

 Note: you are ultimately responsible for making sure your citations are correct.  Make sure that your indentations and spacing are correct.

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Online Citation Help

The Purdue Online Writing Lab MLA Formatting and Style Guide.

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