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Citation Styles Playbook

The purpose of this playbook is to help you cite the sources used in your academic research.

Websites

Web page with author

Author, A. A. (Date). Webpage title. Retrieved from URL

Twilley, N., & Graber, C. (2017). The threats to the world's chocolate forests. Retrieved from https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/01/chocolate-supply-gastropod/515166/

Web page with no author

Article title. (Date). Retrieved from URL

New child vaccine gets funding boost. (2001). Retrieved from http://news.ninemsn.com.au/health/story_13178.asp

Web page with no date

Author, A. A. (n.d.). Page title. Retrieved from URL

Stim, R. (n.d.). What is fair use? Retrieved from http://fairuse.stanford.edu/overview/fair-use/what-is-fair-use/

      Magazine/Newspaper article online

Author, A. A. (Date). Article title. Magazine/Newspaper Title. Retrieved from URL

Petrovsky, A., & Miller, L. (2005, August 1). China's new restructuring. The Economist. Retrieved from http://www.economist.com/

Sifton, S. (2015, November 25). Drinking food. The New York Times. Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com

Entry in an online reference work, with author

Author, A. A. (Date or n.d.). Title of entry. In A. A. Editor (Ed.), Title of reference work (Edition other than the first). Retrieved from URL

Graham, G. (2005). Behaviorism. In E. N. Zalta (Ed.), The Stanford encyclopedia of

philosophy (Fall 2007 ed.). Retrieved from http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/behaviorism

Entry in an online reference work, no author/ editor​

Entry title. (Date or n.d.). In Title of reference work (Edition other than the first). Retrieved from URL

Heuristic. (n.d.). In Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved from http://www.m-w.com/dictionary/heuristic

Football: Professional. (2011). In E. Bargeron & J. F. Tidd, Jr. (Eds.), American decades (pp. 505-507).
Detroit: Gale. Retrieved from
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