Use the examples below to format your works cited page.
Formatting Your Works Cited Page
To format your entries with a hanging indent:
Create your list of references
Select/Highlight all of the text
Right-click on the selection
Choose Paragraph in the menu.
Choose Hanging under the "Special" option.
All subsequent reference entries will have a hanging indent.
LastName, Firstname. Book Title. Publisher, year.
|Type of book||In text citation example||Works cited page example|
|Print book||(Ware 11).||Ware, Ruth. The Women in Cabin 10. Scout Press, 2016.|
|Chapter/Essay from Book/Anthology||(Atwood 257).||
Atwood, Margaret. “Happy Endings.” Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, edited by X.J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia, 5th ed., Pearson, 2016, pp. 256-59.
|Dictionary (no author, online)||("Grit").||
“Grit.” Merriam-Webster. 2018, merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grit.
|Encyclopedia (with author, print)||(Holzer 311).||Holzer, Harold. “Lincoln, Abraham.” The World Book Encyclopedia, 2017, pp. 310-326.|
|Online book (entry in book, corporate or organization as author)||(U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).||United States, Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Librarians.” Occupational Outlook Handbook, U.S. Dept. of Labor, 12 Mar. 2018, www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-library/librarians.htm#tab-1.|
|Online book in a database||(Wills 76)||Wills, John. Disney Culture. Rutgers University Press, 2017. EBSCOhost, db19.linccweb.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=1455687&site=ehost-live.|
LastName, FirstName. "Title of the Article." Source, vol. #, no. #, date, page(s).
|Type of article||In text citation example||Works cited page example|
|Magazine (print version)||(Derousseau 27).||Derousseau, Ryan. “The One Company That Amazon Can’t Disrupt.” Money, Sept. 2018, pp. 26-27.|
|Newspaper (online version)||(Chen).||Chen, Te-Ping. “Companies Lure New Workers With College Coaching, Student Debt Repayment.” Wall Street Journal, 3 Oct. 2018. https://www.wsj.com/articles/companies-lure-new-workers-with-college-coaching-student-debt-repayment-1538568001.|
|Journal (from a library database)||(Amirell 450).||Amirell, Stefan. "Female rule in the Indian Ocean World (1300-1900)." Journal of World History, vol. 26, no. 3, 2015, p. 443-89. Academic OneFile, http://link.galegroup.com.db19.linccweb.org/apps/doc/A455988619/AONE?u=lincclin_pbcc&sid=AONE&xid=0e08859b.|
|Type of citation||In text citation example||Works cited page example|
|Webpage (short work)||(Kamenetz).||Kamenetz, Anya. “How College Friendships May Affect Student Success.” National Public Radio, 2 Nov. 2016, www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/11/02/499351266/how-college-friendships-may-affect-student- success.|
Parker, Ava. Personal Interview. By Jill McCormick, 5 May 2018.
|Published interview (online)||(Littles).||Littles, Robbie. Interviewed by Brian Kelley. Palm Beach State College, 7 May 2014, https://palmbeachstate-mtis.mediaspace.kaltura.com/media/Robbie+Littles/1_crlhrv1v|
*If the source has no date, add access date at end: Accessed 13 Sept. 2018.