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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Play

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use APA and MLA. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

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Reference: Author Last name, First name. Title. Publisher, Year of Publication. 

Example: Shakespeare, William, and Ann Thompson. The Taming of the Shrew. Cambridge University Press,1984.

In-Text-Citation:

  • (Author Last name Page #)
  • (Page #)

Example:

  • In this section of the play gender is addressed (Shakespeare and Thompson 80)….
  • Shakespeare has portrayed (80)….

Note: In the full reference/Works Cited section, list the author's name as it appears in the work, i.e. last name and full first name or last name and initials.

 

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