Q. How does one cite information from a website?


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Web Style Guides

APA Style Guide (http://www.lib.usm.edu/research/guides/apa.html)
Sponsored by the University of Southern Mississippi Library, this free site features an extensive APA style guide, based on the fifth edition of the printed reference, covering the ins and outs of citing every kind of source—books, journals, dissertations, other media, and electronic information.

Chicago Manual of Style Citation Guide (http://www.lib.ohio-state.edu/sites/guides/chicagogd.html)
This free online guide, available through Ohio State University's libraries Web site, offers many examples of scientific and humanities style citations used in bibliographies as well as in-text references, based on The Chicago Manual of Style, 14th Edition.

Enchanted Learning (http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Citing.shtml)
Designed for elementary school students, this "How to Cite" style guide covers the basics on how to write a bibliography and list references for various types of publications, including books, encyclopedias, magazines or journals, and Web sites.

MLA Style Guide (http://www.dianahacker.com/resdoc/humanities/list.html)
This official Web site in honor of the late Diana Hacker (1942–2004), author of several critically-acclaimed writers' references for Bedford/St. Martin's, features a complete list of sample citations and style for Works Cited entries, adapted from the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 6th Edition.


  • Last Updated Jan 14, 2019
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