If you take these precautions, topic websites are sometimes useful for giving a broad overview or putting you on the track of more authoritative sources.
Note: When using multiple authors' names as part of your narrative, rather than in parentheses, always spell out the word and. For every in-text citation in your paper, there must be a corresponding entry in your reference list.
The simplest way to do this is to parenthetically give the author's last name and the year of publication, e. If the author is not known, use the title and the date as the in-text citation for long titles just use the first few words. Citing Articles A citation for an article published in a periodical newspaper, magazine, or scholarly journal can be distinguished from a book citation by the presence of 1 the article title, 2 the journal title, 3 the volume number, and 4 inclusive page numbers.
Articles with more than two authors are cited by the first authors last name followed "and others" or "et al. The early years: New York: Fordham UP, Below are examples of using in-text citation.
A83 The Bedford Handbook. Just a few years ago, unreliable websites were often riddled with typographical errors or burdened with amateurish design and graphics. If you want reference a paper found in another article, do so as follows: Driblickin Oobleck