Citing your sources may seem tedious, but it's important to cite because:
|Journal Article from a Database|
Borgwardt, Elizabeth. “FDR's Four Freedoms as a Human Rights Instrument.” OAH Magazine of History 22.2 (2008): 8-13. Academic Search Complete. Web. 5 Dec. 2013.
|In-Text Citation:||(Borgwardt 9)|
Foucault, Michel, Graham Burchell, Colin Gordon. The Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality : with Two Lectures by and an Interview with Michel Foucault. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991. Print.
|In-Text Citation:||(Foucault, Burchell, Gordon 157)|
Moffitt, Karl. "Trends in Income Support." Changing Poverty, Changing Policies. Ed. Maria Cancian and Sheldon Danziger. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2009. pp. 203-221. Print.
|In-Text Citation:||(Moffitt 217)|
MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the arts and humanities. These resources, revised according to the 7th edition of the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, offer examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and reference pages: