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By Joseph F. Trimmer

Briefer, more cost-effective, and more uncomplicated to exploit than the MLA's personal instruction manual, this well known book gains present MLA instructions, a brand new part on comparing on-line assets, and an up to date APA appendix. The consultant additionally offers quite a few examples, a pattern learn paper, and necessary tricks on such subject matters as keeping off plagiarism and taking notes.

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A Guide to MLA Documentation

Briefer, more affordable, and more uncomplicated to take advantage of than the MLA's personal guide, this renowned book beneficial properties present MLA instructions, a brand new part on comparing on-line assets, and an updated APA appendix. The advisor additionally offers various examples, a pattern study paper, and priceless tricks on such themes as averting plagiarism and taking notes.

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Web. 26 Mar. 2009. United States. Dept. of Justice. Attorney General. 1999 Report on Sample entry: Date of access Cyberstalking: A New Challenge for Law Enforcement and Industry. Aug. 1999. Web. 20 Feb. 2009. Young, Kimberly S. Caught in the Net: How to Recognize the Signs of Internet Addiction—and a Winning Strategy for Recovery. New York: Wiley, 1998. Print. Zeller, Tom, Jr. ” New York Times 17 Apr. 2006. Web. 18 Feb. 2009. 1" Sample entry: Title of book presented in italics 34 / A Guide to MLA Documentation 6.

16. In references to periodicals, give the volume number in arabic numerals, and italicize it. Do not use vol. before the number. 17. ). 18. In text citations, use p. or pp. for page numbers. In the reference list, use p. or pp. for newspaper pages, and omit p. or pp. for journal or magazine pages. 19. Treat inclusive page numbers in text citations and in the reference list as follows: 67–68, 102–103, 237–242, 389–421. Sample Entries When citing books and articles, provide the following general categories of information: Author’s last name, first initial.

New York: Wiley, 1998. Print. Zeller, Tom, Jr. ” New York Times 17 Apr. 2006. Web. 18 Feb. 2009. 1" Sample entry: Title of book presented in italics 34 / A Guide to MLA Documentation 6. Abbreviations for MLA Documentation Selected Publishers When the publisher’s name includes the name of one person (Harry N. ), cite the surname alone (Abrams). When the publisher’s name includes the name of more than one person (Harcourt Brace), cite only the first of these names (Harcourt). Abrams Allyn Appleton Basic Bowker Cengage Dodd Doubleday Farrar Feminist Harcourt Harper Harvard UP Holt Houghton Knopf Lippincott MIT P MLA Norton Oxford UP Princeton UP Rand Random St.

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