The works cited section is a list of all the in text citations but with all the relevant details. When she looks at the Works Cited page, she can easily locate the source because the Works Cited page is alphabetized and because she has the in-text citation as her referent and then can use the full citation to retrieve a copy of the source for her own research. Organizing the Entries This next section provides instructions to help you organize your references. Spacing: Double space the entire page. The Catcher in the Rye. Depending on the source type you choose, EasyBib. No title A short description of the source with no formatting.
The works cited section is a list of all he in text citations but with all the relevant details. The running head is placed in the top right corner of every page. Type your last name before the page number unless specified differently from your instructor. Line Spacing - Double spacing should occur throughout the document. There are two options: alphabetical order and non alphabetical order.
Similarly, ignore accents and other marks. Include a header on the right-hand side. Order Citations beginning with names and those beginning with titles are to be alphabetized together. In the above example, the Works Cited page begins on page 38, which means that the essay concluded on page 37. Font preference and size - Choose a standard, easily readable typeface and type size e. It should be double-spaced using 12-point type.
The last name of the author is placed at the start of the reference, followed by a comma, and the first name of the author. Editor Edited by Michi Messer et al. If the conclusion of a research project is on page 7, page 8 would be the first page of the reference list. Version and number If there is more than one edition, volume, or issue of the source, include this in the citation. Multiple sources by the same author If your works cited list includes more than one work by a particular author, arrange the sources alphabetically by title.
A reference page is a list of sources that are included in the body of a research paper or project. Last name, First name of Author 1, and First name Last name of Author 2. In the works cited page, the sources are listed in alphabetical order by the author's last name to make it easier for readers to look up the sources. In the page setup settings, you can view and modify the size of the margins. Place a double space below the title and the first citation on the page. No author Start with the title instead. You list every source that you cited in the text, giving full publication details so that your readers can find the source for themselves.
All other words are written in lowercase letters. Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism. It was developed by EasyBib. Date Include the most precise and recent date given in the source. This guide is not affiliated with the Modern Language Association.
If the list runs onto the next page after that, it would be page 9. Line Spacing - Double space between each line. Jory, John, and Mac Barnett. Order of entries - Alphabetical order by author. Authors sometimes include a list of sources for further or additional reading. That should include the author's name and the correct page number.