Answered By: Kathryn Park Last Updated: May 13, 2015 Views: 16
You are in luck! EBSCO is one of several databases that will help you cite articles. Here's how:
- Perform a search in any EBSCO database.
- Click on the title of any article from your list that you want to cite.
- Click on the cite icon on the right side of the article:
- A pop up window will appear with the article or eBook cited in multiple formats. MLA style is the second to last listed:
5. Copy the citation and paste into your works cited page.
Change It Tips:
- Delete the word EBSCO from the citation.
- If entire words in the citation are capitalized, change it so that only first letters are capitalized.
- If a number in parenthesis appears directly after the journal title, delete it.
- Make sure it is formatted double spaced with a .5" hanging indent on your works cite page.
It Should Look Like:
Brinkworth, Russell, et al. "First Year Expectations and Experiences: Student and Teacher Perspectives."
Higher Education, vol. 58, no. 2, Aug. 2009, pp. 157-173. EBSCOhost,
doi:10.1007/s10734-008-9188-3. Accessed 9 July 2018.
For More Tips
Get citation tips on the other database from the Cite MLA Style guide, go to the Cite the Easy Way page, see link below.
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