logging in or signing up MLA Boot Camp stedsowl Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 137 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: March 09, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description The basics of formatting a paper and documenting sources in MLA style Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript MLA Boot Camp: MLA Boot Camp © St. Edward’s University OWL, 2012MLA Citation: MLA Citation One of many citation formats available (APA, Chicago, etc.) Used in the humanities Emphasizes the author, title of work, and page numberDirect Quotations: Direct Quotations Are phrases, sentences, and/or paragraphs of text taken word-for-word from print sources Are set off by quotation marks Are cited by parenthetical citation Are generally introduced by signal phrases If more than four lines, are set off as block quotesExamples of Direct Quotation: Examples of Direct QuotationParaphrases: Paraphrases Are ideas from phrases, sentences, and/or paragraphs of text stated in your own words Do not require quotation marks Are cited by parenthetical citationExample of Paraphrase: Example of ParaphraseWorks Cited Page: Works Cited Page Comes at the end of the paper and contains a list of sources cited in your paper All entries are listed in alphabetical order All entries use a hanging indent Sources in the paper should match the works cited list This page does not count as part of the length of the paper, but it is requiredWorks Cited – Book with One Author: Works Cited – Book with One AuthorWorks Cited – Book with Multiple Authors: Works Cited – Book with Multiple AuthorsWorks Cited – Work in Anthology or Collection: Works Cited – Work in Anthology or CollectionWorks Cited – Scholarly Article in Library Database: Works Cited – Scholarly Article in Library DatabaseWorks Cited – Article in Online Magazine or Newspaper: Works Cited – Article in Online Magazine or NewspaperMLA Resources: MLA Resources St. Edward’s OWL St. Edward’s Writing Center Purdue OWL Bedford/St. Martin’s Research and Documentation You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.