Works Cited Help
This site is designed to help you put together your work cited page documenting (giving credit) the sources that you use in your research papers. For additional help be sure and check Writer’s Inc. The library has several copies at the circulation desk.
A book by One Author
Author. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Company, copyright date.
Smith, Jason R. Whales and Dolphins.
Two or More Books by the Same Author
Author. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Company, Copyright date.
--- Title of Book. Place of Publication: Company, Copyright date.
Jones, Stephen. Elephants are Walking.
--- Tigers Like to Eat.
Book by Two Authors
Authors Names. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Company, Copyright Date.
Drucker, Darla and Amy Jones.
How to Survive Your Wedding.
Simon and Schuster, 1997.
Book with an Editor
Editor’s Name. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Company, Copyright Date.
Arthur, ed. Contemporary Myths.
Book with No Author
Title of Book. Place of Publication: Company, Copyright Date.
Whales and Dolphins.
“Title of Encyclopedia Article.” Name of Encyclopedia. Place of Publication:
Company, Copyright Date.
“Volcanoes.” Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.
An Unsigned article from a Daily Newspaper
“Title of Article.” Name of Newspaper Date, Section of Paper: Page.
Ferry Will Sail Again.”
2005: A 2+.
An Article from a Magazine
Author. “Title of Article.” Name of Magazine, Date, Page.
Ann. “A New Pope is Elected.” Newsweek
Films; Radio and Television Programs
“Name of Film, Radio or TV Program.” Name of Series. Producer’s Name.
“Starring the Other Peggy Lee.” Slightly Off Broadway—The Series. Producer
Sheldon Wells. PBS.
Author. “Title of Article.” Title of Reference Work. Edition or version (if available)
Date of electronic publication. Title of Database or Online Service Name of
Providing Library. Date of Access. URL Address.
Smith, John. “Reformation.” World Book Encyclopedia On Line. Aquinas
SIRS ONLINE PRODUCTS
Author. “Article Title.” Original Source of Article. Date of original source: pages.
Product Name. Name of Providing Library, Date of access. URL Address.
Frick, Robert. “Investing in Medical Miracles.” Kiplinger’s Personal Finances.
Feb. 1999:80-87. Sirs Knowledge Source: Researcher: Aquinas Institute
CURRENT BIOGRAPHY (H.W. WILSON COMPANY)
Author. “Article Title.” Journal/Magazine Title. Date of Publication (when there
is one). Database Name. Online. Available: URL address Date of access.
Biography 1940-Present. updated
W. Wilson Online. Available http://www.hwwilsonweb.com.
GALE VIRTUAL LIBRARY ON
Gale Virtual Library (e-book).
“Article Title.” Title of Book. City of
Specific Database Name. Publishing Company. Location of Library, Date
Accessed. URL Address.
“Luther, Martin 1483-1546 German Religious Reformer.” Renaissance: An
Students, Vol. 3,
2004. 32-24. Gale Virtual Reference Library, Thomson Gale. Aquinas
Author (if provided). “Article Title.” Original Source of Article. Editor. Specific
Gale Database. Thomson Gale. Name of Providing Library, Date of Access.
Lindorfer, Chris. “Does Capital Punishment Deter Crime?” At Issue Series,
Greenhaven Press, 2003.
Gale. Aquinas Institute,
Author (if provided). “Article Title.” Newspaper Title. Date, Edition, Section
(if available): page (Or number of paragraphs if page unavailable). Database
Name. Providing Library Name, Date Accessed. URL Address.
Judith. “Couples Divorce Entangles
Collection. Aquinas Institute Library,
Title of Article. Name of author or editor if available. Date of most recent update
(if known). Sponsoring organization or institution. Date of access. URL address.
The Victorian Web: An Overview. Ed. George Landow. June 2000. Brown