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Written Citation


Library Practice

1. Practice together:

Cite Article in a Scholarly Journal in APA Style:

Example: Cummings, J. N., Butler, B., & Kraut, R. (2002). The quality of online social
relationships. Communications of the ACM, 45(7), 103-108.

What is wrong?

Alonso, A. & Julio A.C. (3 February, 2006). "Toxicity of nitrite to three species of freshwater invertebrates." Environmental Toxicology, 21(1): 90 - 94. Wiley Online Library. doi: 10.1002/tox.20155

2. Use Academic Search Complete to find a scholarly article on your chosen topic. Cite it properly using APA style. Email it to yourself.

3. Use Opposing Viewpoints in Contest to find two featured articles with pro and con arguments on your chosen topic. Cite it properly using APA style. Email it to yourself.

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