The Harcourt Guide to MLA Documentation
A concise guide to the most commonly used kinds of MLA citations. The text emphasizes how to cite electronic sources.
- Paperback | 144 pages
- 167.64 x 238.76 x 10.16mm | 181.44g
- 14 Sep 2000
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
- Florence, United States
Table of contents
1: Why Do I Have to Write a Research Paper? 2: Using MLA and Other Styles of Documentation. 3: Choosing a Topic and Finding Sources. 4: Writing and Revising Your Paper. 5: Formatting Your Paper. 6: Sample General Topic Research Paper. 7: Sample Literary Analysis Research Paper. 8: Preparing Your Bibliography. 9: Citing Books and Parts of Books. 10: Citing Periodicals. 11: Citing Miscellaneous Other Sources. 12: Citing Electronic Sources. 13: Citing Materials from Reference Databases. 14: Parenthetical Citations. 15: Endnotes and Footnotes. 16: Quotations. 17: Using Square Brackets in Quotations. 18: Using an Ellipsis to Omit Words. 19: Punctuating Quotations. 20: Paraphrasing and Summarizing. 21: Avoiding Plagiarism. 22: MLA-Recommended Abbreviations. 23: Shortening the Names of Publishers.