Posts Tagged ‘Citations’

This video explains what in-text citations are, why they are important, and examples of using them in instances of direct quotes and paraphrasing.

Make sure to check out the MLA “quiz” from NoRedInk, linked at the end of the video!

In this video, we discuss creating reference list entries for web sources according to the style guidelines of the American Psychological Association (APA).

Please download our “APA Citations” handout here: http://www.umaryland.edu/media/umb/oaa/campus-life/writing-center/documents/APA-Citations.pdf

Mendeley Part 3: Adding Citations and Articles

Mendeley Part 3: How to add citation and pdf files to Mendeley with ease. Three examples of how to add a citation to Mendeley and some common problems with citation entries from various databases.

Remember: Citation FIRST, then attach the article to it.

Mendeley Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxgwBZMGq8k
Mendeley Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D58nCrR5v-o
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APA Citations: Citing an Article With a DOI and Without a DOI – University of Maryland University College Library NEW

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Step-by-step tutorial to learn how to find and record the MLA citation information in print books needed to complete a bibliography worksheet. The links referred to in the video don’t open, but the resources are available from the Lansing (NY) Middle School Library website. http:–lcsd.k12.ny.us-lmslibrary Click on [Citation Station] to access the following resources: MLA bibliography worksheets, -Capitalizing Titles- guide, -Bibliography Basics,- -Formatting Authors and Editors Names,- and other citation tutorials.
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Google Scholar is a freely available to anyone with an Internet connection. This service provides journal articles, books, court decisions, theses, and more. Sometimes you can even find a link to the full text of the article!

If you are a Dominican College who needs a journal article in full text, review our Serial Solution YouTube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzWIN0eVAck

If you cannot find the full text in Serial Solution, you can submit an Interlibrary Loan request, as detailed here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WwUu-J__Hs

How to format in-text citations in MLA Style (8th ed.)
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This video will show you how to set up your paper following correct APA Style guidelines in Microsoft Word 2010 for PC. This specific video focuses on using parenthetical and in-text citations, quotations, and how to properly credit authors to avoid plagiarism.

The steps should be very similar on every version of Word since 2007 for PC. On Word for Mac, I believe the steps are the same, but the interface is different.

For how to make a Title Page and Running Head:

For how to make a Reference List:

For more information about APA Style, pick up the latest version of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, or browse through the resources at the Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL):
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/10/
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Whenever you use a source, you must have an in-text citation and a reference citation. They’re a matched pair–like shoes or gloves. What are the differences between an APA in-text citation and an APA reference citation? How do the two work together?

This video explains how to format and coordinate your APA in-text citations with your APA reference citations in the context of a discussion board post. But the same principles for using APA in-text citations applies to anything that you write which cites sources: DB posts, APA research papers, APA PowerPoints, and so on.

APA in-text citations are just an abbreviated form of a reference citation (which is given only once). But APA in-text citations have to be used in every sentence that borrows from a source. But don’t worry. There are simple, easy-to-understand tips and tricks for in-text citations that will have you citing perfectly in just a few minutes. In-text citations–the easy way!

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