Place a colon after the parentheses followed by page s you cite. This is especially important for papers being submitted for publication. All paraphrases include references, similar to direct quotes. Insert the page number s you refer to. Again you get into these options just by clicking on this little icon right here in the lower right hand corner of that section and this dialog box comes up.
Footnotes are referenced using a superscript number. The running head of a research paper. Sentences should begin one half inch from the left margin. The text has to be double-spaced, except for such parts as block quotations, table titles, and figure captions. Here is an example of what that looks like: Shimabukuro, Jake. Use a shortened form for the second footnote.
Place a comma between the last word and the closing quotation mark. Type both label and title flush left on separate lines above the table, and capitalize them as titles do not use all capital letters. The Modern Language Association released the 8th and most current edition of their Handbook in April 2016. Continue it on as many pages as necessary. This policy has far-ranging consequences not only within the criminal justice system, but as an instructive example for government officials when considering the costs and benefits of privatization as a public policy option. In your text, add a superscripted number immediately after the quote or reference cited with no space.
Type the first name first and the last name second. More commonly, author and page number or numbers are now used instead of ibid. This will eliminate the need to allow sufficient space to accommodate all the required Footnote entries at the bottom of the same page where your citations occur. Course or Department Websites Give the instructor name. In terms of formatting, it shows that the text has to be double-spaced; all the margins are expected to be 1 inch.
By using punctuation, make sure you observed one space after periods. Others prefer the use of staples. Contributors:Tony Russell, Allen Brizee, Elizabeth Angeli, Russell Keck, Joshua M. It is acceptable to use abbreviations in all of these sources. Green considers Mansfield Park a courtship novel, including it in a list of such novels in the period 1740-1820 163—64.
As always, follow any instructions your professor or teacher may provide. State to whom to message was sent, the date the message was sent, and the medium of publication. Make sure you check both the text and the visual layout. Footnote numbers must be superscripted. You can find more information about how to do endnotes. A research paper does not normally need a title page, but if the paper is a group project, create a title page and list all the authors on it instead of in the header on page 1 of your essay. Numbers Use of Numerals If the project calls for frequent use of numbers such as a scientific study or statistics , use numerals that precede measurements.
Add a double space beneath your name, and type the name of your instructor. It is recommended that you use Endnotes in place of Footnotes. To insert a superscript and add an endnote, use Microsoft Word that has a corresponding function under the References tab in Insert. Arabic Numbers When including a number in a paper, spell out the number if it can be written as one word such as six or two words such as sixty two. If you mention the name of one or more authors, include the publication date of their work s that discuses the information in your note.
So I could make this italic if I wanted to or bold, I can set that up and format it however I want. For example, if you're referencing a book by a single author, it should be composed as follows: author's first and last name, book title city of publication: publisher, year of publication , page number or number s referenced in text. Or maybe even a block quote. Footnote citations allow you to put the entire bibliographical information for the source of your research on the same page on which you include a citation. They are intended to refer readers to the exact pages of the works listed in the Works Cited, References, or Bibliography section. If the information below the sheet music includes enough information about the source, it is not necessary to include the full reference at the end of the assignment. Concluding Sentences: When closing out a sentence with the use of a punctuation mark, begin the following sentence after one space, not two spaces.