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By Joseph F. Trimmer

Briefer, cheaper, and more straightforward to exploit than the MLA's personal instruction manual, this well known ebook beneficial properties present MLA instructions, a brand new part on comparing on-line assets, and an updated APA appendix. The consultant additionally presents various examples, a pattern learn paper, and precious tricks on such issues as averting plagiarism and taking notes.

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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.

Appendix on APA Style / 37 15. Spell out the names of journals in upper- and lowercase letters, and italicize the journal name. 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.

2009. 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.

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