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MUS133 American Popular Music: Cite Your Sources

Rapper's Delight

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


 Junod, Tom. "Bow down: how Beyonce and Taylor Swift conquered the world with pop

      music." Esquire June-July 2015: 22+. Popular Culture Collection.  Web. 14 Oct. 2015.


Online Citation Help

The Purdue Online Writing Lab MLA Formatting and Style Guide.

Printed Citation Help

Ask for this book at the Reference Desk.

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