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ART 101: Prof. Marcavage: Citing Sources

This guide is intended as a starting point for an assignment about creating a visual narrative with historical context.

Citation Styles and Guides

  

For this assignment you will use MLA for your citation guide. A  print copy of the MLA Handbook for  Writers of Research Papers is available on reserve in the Collins Library. Ask for it by call number at the Circulation Desk.

Collins Library has also developed a handout to MLA:

Additionally, there are many great online sites that will assist you in interpreting and utilizing the various citation styles.  Here is one that is useful.

Examples

Newspapers Online in MLA Format:

Brewster, Nefeteria. "Committee for Augusta NAACP Chapter to Investigate Confederate Monument's History." Augusta Chronicle, the (GA), 10 Sept. 2017. EBSCOhost, ezproxy.ups.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nfh&AN=2W61187841693&site=ehost-live&scope=site.

Articles in MLA Format:

"Confederate Remembrance." Opposing Viewpoints Online Collection, Gale, 2017. Opposing Viewpoints in Context, link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/GZPGDW822677820/OVIC?u=taco25438&xid=64002949. Accessed 25 Oct. 2017.

Images in MLA Format: