Posts related to in-text citations
How do I cite a quotation I include in a title or heading?
Quoted material must be attributed wherever it occurs. In your prose, this generally means including an in-text citation or endnote in due proximity to the… Read More
Should I use a person’s full name in prose if the full name has already appeared in a note or in a parenthetical citation?
The names of persons should be given in full when they first appear in the body text of your essay; subsequent mentions of the person… Read More
If I use a dictionary to translate a source, do I need to cite the dictionary?
If you use a dictionary to help you translate a source, you do not need to cite the dictionary. Simply indicate that the translation is… Read More
How should I order the sources in a parenthetical citation?
The order of sources in parenthetical citations is up to you. Read More
How do I cite an unnumbered page in a paginated document?
If you need to cite an unnumbered page in a paginated document, describe the cited page in your prose. Read More