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ENG099: Cite your sources

This is a guide to introduce you the the sources and services available at the NFCI and Henrietta G. Lewis Libraries.

Printed Citation Help

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. Note: you are ultimately responsible for making sure your citations are correct.

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.




Online Citation Help

The Purdue Online Writing Lab MLA Formatting and Style Guide.

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