Thursday, March 12, 2015

Citation Review


Minilesson: Citation for a book

Why do we make citations?



Format


Author's Last Name, Author's First Name. Title of the Book. Year the book was published. Pages where you found the information.

Siebert, Patricia. Mush! Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race. 1992. Page 15.




Author's Last Name, Author's First Name = Siebert, Patricia.

Title = Mush! Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race.




Year the book was published = 1992.


Page where I found the information = 15.


Complete Citation

Siebert, Patricia. Mush! Across Alaska in the World's Longest Sled-Dog Race. 1992. Page 15.
  
Other materials:

Example Citations

Book
Author last name, author first name. Book Title. Publisher, year.
Brown, Dottie. New Hampshire. Lerner Publications Company, 2002.
Encyclopedia
Author last name, author first name. “Article Title.” Encyclopedia Title. Publisher, year.  Volume, page number.
Adams, Robert L. A. and Charles E. Clark. “New Hampshire.”.World Book. World Book, Inc., 2005. Vol. 14, 208-227.
Website
Author last name, author first name. “Article Title.” Name of Website. Publishing organization, date of information. Web. Date accessed.
Vermont Secretary of State. “History.” Vermont Secretary of State Kids Pages. State of Vermont, 2006. Web. May 5, 2010.
Image

Use the URL for the image (not the Google search!)


YouTube or other online video

Author’s Name or Poster’s Username. “Title of Image or Video.” Online video clip. Name of Website. Name of Website’s Publisher, date video posted. Web. date retrieved.

Shimabukuro, Jake. "Ukulele Weeps by Jake Shimabukuro." Online video clip. YouTube. YouTube, 22 Apr. 2006. Web. 9 Sept. 2010.
Person/Interview

Name of the person, Information about their expertise if applicable, date of interview, format flexible.

Johnson, Katherine, DVM. Personal Interview.  1 June 2012.


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