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A standard bibliography format is available to help students learn guidelines for documenting sources of information. The format below is based on the MLA style. Students are encouraged to document their sources each time they do research activities as they learn to become ethical users of information.

NoodleBib
Citation Machine

BOOK | MAGAZINE | NEWSPAPER | ENCYCLOPEDIA
DATABASE | INTERNET | MORE

BOOK
Author. Title of Book. City of publication: Publisher, copyright date.
Warren, Betsy. Explorers in Early Texas. Dallas: Hendrick-Long Publishing Company, 1992.

BOOK BY TWO OR MORE PERSONS
Authors. Title of Book. City of publication: Publisher, copyright date.
Blauer, Ettagale and Jason Laure. Madagascar. New York: Children’s Press, 2000.

BOOK - NO AUTHOR GIVEN
Title of Book. City of publication: Publisher, copyright date.
Webster's New Geographical Dictionary. Springfield, Massachusetts: Merriam-Webster, 2001.

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MAGAZINE ARTICLE
Author. “Title of Article.” Name of Magazine. Date of publication: Page number.
Nash, J. Madeleine. "Why the West Is Burning." Time. 16 August 2004: 46-51.

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NEWSPAPER ARTICLE
Author. “Title of Article.” Name of Newspaper. Date of publication, section: Page number.
Moos, Bob. "From Checkout to Checkups." Dallas Morning News. 10 September 2006, sec. E: 1.

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ENCYCLOPEDIA ARTICLE
“Title of Article.” Name of Encyclopedia. Edition year.
"Civil War." World Book Encyclopedia. 2004 ed.

ENCYCLOPEDIA ARTICLE ONLINE
“Title of Article.” Name of Encyclopedia. Information supplier. Access date.
"Washington, George." World Book Online. 2004. World Book, Inc. 16 April 2004.

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COMPUTER SUBSCRIPTION DATABASES ONLINE
“Title of Article.” Name of Database. Access date. Database supplier. Web address of main page.
"Texas." Lands and Peoples. Grolier Online. 10 May 2001. <http://lp.grolier.com>.

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INTERNET ARTICLE
Author (if available). “Title of Article.” Online. Access date. Web address.
"Antarctica." Online. 4 August 2004. <https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ay.html>

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AUDIOVISUAL MATERIAL
Title. Type of media. City of publication: Publisher, copyright date.
The Scientific Method. Videorecording. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 2003.

BROCHURE
Title of Brochure. City of publication: Publisher, date of publication.
Endangered Species: We're All In This Together. Washington, D.C.: National Wildlife Federation, 1998.

INTERVIEW
Person interviewed. Type of interview. Date of interview.
Bush, Laura. Telephone interview. 12 October 2003.

TELEVISION PROGRAM
“Title of episode.” Name of series. Channel. Producer, city of production. Date of episode.
“Battle of the X-planes.” Nova. PBS. GPB, Atlanta. 24 August 2004.

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