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What is a cited document?

What is a cited document?

Works cited pages appear at the end of a research paper. A works cited page is a list of the works that you referenced in the body of your paper, whereas a bibliography is a list of all sources you used in your research.

How do you cite documents in a document?

Add citations to your document

  1. Click at the end of the sentence or phrase that you want to cite, and then on the References tab, in the Citations & Bibliography group, click Insert Citations.
  2. From the list of citations under Insert Citation, select the citation you want to use.

What must be cited or documented?

Quotations, opinions, and predictions, whether directly quoted or paraphrased. Statistics derived by the original author. Visuals in the original.

How do you MLA cite a document?

MLA Citation Format:

  1. Author last name, author first name.
  2. Title (italicized if independent; in roman type and quotation marks if the work is part of a larger work)
  3. Title of the overall website (italicized)
  4. Version or edition.
  5. Publisher; omit if not available.
  6. Date of publication (day, month, year); omit if not available.

How do you cite a document from a website?

Include information in the following order:

  1. author (the person or organisation responsible for the site)
  2. year (date created or last updated)
  3. page title (in italics)
  4. name of sponsor of site (if available)
  5. accessed day month year (the day you viewed the site)
  6. URL or Internet address (pointed brackets).

What must be cited in-text?

What Needs to be Cited? Whenever you quote, paraphrase, summarize, or otherwise refer to the work of another, you must cite the source using either a parenthetical citation, footnote, or endnote. In addition, a References page or Works Cited page is almost always placed at the end of your paper.

What are 5 things that don’t need to be cited?

There are certain things that do not need documentation or credit, including:

  • Writing your own lived experiences, your own observations and insights, your own thoughts, and your own conclusions about a subject.
  • When you are writing up your own results obtained through lab or field experiments.

How do you reference a PDF document?

In a MLA citation, to cite a downloaded PDF, change the medium description to “PDF download.” To cite a PDF file available to view online, change the location description to the URL leading to the PDF. In an APA citation, cite a PDF the same way you would cite a webpage, including the URL leading to the PDF.