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Call Number: REF PN171.F56 L55 2006
Publication Date: 2006-10-01
In his bestselling guide, Doing Honest Work in College: How to Prepare Citations, Avoid Plagiarism, and Achieve Real Academic Success, veteran teacher Charles Lipson brought welcome clarity to the principles of academic honesty as well as to the often murky issues surrounding plagiarism in the digital age.
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers by
Call Number: REF LB2369 .G53 2009 (Kent)
Publication Date: 2009-01-01
Widely adopted by universities, colleges, and secondary schools, theMLA Handbookgives step-by-step advice on every aspect of writing research papers, from selecting a topic to submitting the completed paper.
An EasyGuide to APA Style by (PRINT) This clear and concise book is designed to demystify the process of writing in APA style and format. With precise examples (both writing examples and Microsoft Word screenshots), An EasyGuide to APA Style 2e points out common APA style and formatting mistakes and how to avoid them. The book also provides an overview of the style and formatting changes for the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual, providing detailed examples and complete sample student papers written to conform to APA format. The authors illustrate not only how to write using APA style, but also what writing in APA style really looks like when your paper is complete. Written in a conversational and clear style, this guide will help anyone find their way through the maze of rules in the APA Publication Manual and become proficient in learning the fine points of APA style. The second edition of the EasyGuide contains additional writing tips and expanded discussions in each chapter. In particular, chapter 5 on plagiarism has been expanded to include more detail on topics like when and how to paraphrase appropriately and when to quote directly from a source. Also, the new edition provides examples from the latest version of Microsoft Word, Word 2010.
Call Number: BF76.7 .S39 2014 (South)
Publication Date: 2013-02-15
A Pocket Style Manual, APA Version by (PRINT) Your students need clear, complete answers to their questions about grammar, research, and writing in the social sciences--and they often need them at a moment's notice. As their teacher, you are their greatest resource, but you can't be available 24/7. For help with work in class and at home and especially for questions at odd hours, students can turn to A Pocket Style Manual, APA Version. The APA version of A Pocket Style Manual provides help for students writing in disciplines that use APA style: psychology, sociology, economics, criminal justice, nursing, education, business, and others. With a focus on APA conventions and practices, examples and models from across the disciplines, and guidelines for integrating and documenting a wide variety of sources, A Pocket Style Manual, APA Version, gives concise, straightforward, and trusted advice for any writing situation. Our newest set of online materials, LaunchPad Solo, provides all the key tools and course-specific content that you need to teach your class. LaunchPad Solo for A Pocket Style Manual includes exercises, sample student writing, and LearningCurve adaptive quizzing. To package LaunchPad Solo free with A Pocket Style Manual, APA Version, use ISBN 978-1-319-04397-1.
Call Number: PE1408 .H26 2016 (Kent)
Publication Date: 2015-08-10
A Pocket Style Manual, 2016 MLA Update Edition by THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATES! Our editorial team has updated this text based on content from The MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Browse our catalog or contact your representative for a full listing of updated titles and packages, or to request a custom ISBN.Your students need clear, complete answers to their questions about research, writing, and grammar--and they often need them at a moment's notice. As their teacher, you are their greatest resource, but you can't be available 24/7. For help with work in class and at home and especially for questions at odd hours, students can turn to A Pocket Style Manual. The thoughtfully revised seventh edition makes it even easier for students to effectively and independently address their writing and research challenges. With 325 documentation models in four styles and coverage of drafting thesis statements, writing correctly and effectively, finding and evaluating sources, and writing research papers, A Pocket Style Manual supports writers across the disciplines. Our newest set of online materials, LaunchPad Solo, provides all the key tools and course-specific content that you need to teach your class. The LaunchPad Solo for A Pocket Style Manual includes exercises, sample student writing, and LearningCurve game-like adaptive quizzing. To package LaunchPad Solo free with A Pocket Style Manual, use ISBN 978-1-319-01282-3.
Call Number: PE1408 .H26 2016 (Downtown)
Publication Date: 2016-07-05
Citing a Performance in MLA Format
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Citation Help - How to Cite Videos using MLA Format
Dance on video: DVD or VHS
Citations for complete film or video recordings usually begin with the title of the film:
Title. Director, choreographer, relevant performers (if any). Distributor, date. Format.
The Nutcracker. Dir. Peter Marins. Perf. Darci Kitsler and Damien Woetzel. New York City Ballet.
Warner Bros., 1993. Film.
However, if you’re citing the contribution of a particular individual, like a choreographer, you can begin with that person’s name. For example:
Balanchine, George. The Nutcracker. Dir. Peter Marins. Perf. Darci Kitsler and Damien Woetzel.
New York City Ballet. Warner Bros., 1993. Film.
Title of work (in italics if a full length production, in quotes if one song/piece). By author or composer's name. Choreographer. Performer. The dance company. the theater and location. Date of the performance. Medium (Performance).
"If it Kills Me." By Jason Mraz. Chor. Travis Wall. Perf. Jeanine Mason and Jason Glover.
Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts, Jacksonville. 29 September, 2009. Performance.