ISBN-10:
155481166X
ISBN-13:
9781554811663
Pub. Date:
08/23/2013
Publisher:
Broadview Press
The Broadview Pocket Guide to Citation and Documentation

The Broadview Pocket Guide to Citation and Documentation

by Maureen Okun
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Overview

Compact and convenient, The Broadview Pocket Guide to Citation and Documentation includes information on MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE styles of citation and documentation. Based on the “Documentation” chapter in the acclaimed Broadview Guide to Writing, this volume has been expanded with additional examples and has been fully updated to cover recent changes such as the new MLA guidelines for citing tweets. There is also expanded coverage of plagiarism (and how to avoid it).

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781554811663
Publisher: Broadview Press
Publication date: 08/23/2013
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Maureen Okun is a professor in the departments of English and of Liberal Studies at Vancouver Island University.

Table of Contents

Documentation and Research

Plagiarism
Citation and Documentation
Incorporating Sources

  • Summarizing
    Paraphrasing
    Quoting Directly
    • Formatting Quotations
      • Short Prose Quotations
        Long Prose Quotations
        Verse Quotations
        Quotations within Quotations
        Adding to or Deleting from a Quotation
        • Using square brackets to add to a quotation
          Using an ellipsis to delete from a quotation
      • Integrating Quotations
        • Avoiding “dumped” quotations
    • Signal Phrases

MLA Style
About MLA Parenthetical Referencing

  1. parenthetical referencing
  2. titles: italics/quotation marks
  3. placing of parenthetical references
  4. parenthetical reference when text is in parentheses
  5. no signal phrase (or author not named in signal phrase)
  6. page number unavailable
  7. one page or less
  8. page, section, or paragraph numbers all unavailable
  9. multiple authors
  10. author unknown/corporate author
  11. electronic source—author not given
  12. more than one work by the same author cited
  13. multi-volume works
  14. two or more authors with the same last name
  15. indirect quotations

Literary Works

  1. short poems
  2. longer poems
  3. novels or short stories
  4. plays
  5. literary texts cited from the Web
  6. sacred texts
  7. works in an anthology or book of readings
  8. tweets

About Works Cited

  1. single author
  2. two or three authors
  3. four or more authors
  4. corporate author
  5. works with an anonymous author
  6. two or more works by the same author
  7. edited works
  8. works in translation
  9. selections from anthologies or collections of readings
  10. multi-volume works
  11. different editions
  12. republished books
  13. reference work entries
  14. works with a title in the title
  15. material from prefaces, introductions, etc.
  16. magazine articles
  17. newspaper articles
  18. journal articles
  19. book reviews
  20. periodical publications in online databases
  21. illustrated books
  22. graphic narratives
  23. films or video recordings
  24. online video clips
  25. television or radio broadcasts
  26. podcasts
  27. recorded music
  28. live performances
  29. works of visual art
  30. interviews
  31. online projects
  32. e-books
  33. information databases
  34. publication on a CD-ROM or DVD-ROM
  35. posting to a discussion list
  36. entry in a wiki
  37. blog post
  38. e-mail message
  39. tweet
    MLA Style Sample

APA Style
About In-text Citations

  1. in-text citation
  2. titles of stand-alone works
  3. titles of articles and chapters of books
  4. placing of in-text citations
  5. citations when text is in parentheses
  6. no signal phrase (or author not named in signal phrase)
  7. electronic source—page number unavailable
  8. two or more dates for a work
  9. multiple authors
  10. corporate author
  11. author not given
  12. date not given
  13. two or more works in the same citation
  14. two or more authors with the same last name
  15. works in a collection of readings or anthology
  16. indirect source
  17. private and personal communications

About References

  1. book with single author
  2. two to seven authors
  3. more than seven authors
  4. corporate author
  5. works with unknown author
  6. two or more works by the same author
  7. edited works
  8. works with an author and a translator
  9. selections from anthologies or collections of readings
  10. electronic version of a print book
  11. journal articles
  12. abstract of a journal article
  13. magazine articles
  14. newspaper articles
  15. book reviews
  16. reference work entries
  17. films and video recordings
  18. episodes from television series
  19. podcasts
  20. music recordings
  21. interviews
  22. documents on a website
  23. blog posts
  24. entries in a wiki
  25. tweets
  26. other Web references
  27. maps or charts
    APA Style Sample

Chicago Style
About Chicago Style

  1. notes
  2. titles: italics/quotation marks
  3. multiple references to the same work
  4. page number or date unavailable
  5. two or more dates for a work
  6. two or three authors
  7. four or more authors
  8. author unknown/corporate author/government document
  9. works from a collection of readings or anthology
  10. indirect source
  11. two or more works by the same author
  12. edited works
  13. translated works
  14. e-books
  15. magazine articles
  16. newspaper articles
  17. journal articles
  18. films and video recordings
  19. television broadcasts
  20. sound recordings
  21. interviews and personal communications
  22. book reviews
  23. blog posts
  24. websites
  25. online videos
  26. tweets
    Chicago Style Sample

CSE Style

In-text Citation
List of References
CSE Style Sample

Sample Essay (MLA Style)

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