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RSC 507: Scholarly Writing: Websites


Material Type           In-text Citation              Reference                                                        

When citing webpage or piece of online content, include a site name and URL. 

General Format: Lastname, F. M. (Year, Month Date). Title of page. Site name. URL

Online book

(Nevitte, 1996).

Nevitte, N. (1996). The decline of deference: Canadian value change in cross-national perspective. Publisher.                                  

Online newspaper article

(Bolivar, 2011).


Bolivar, L. (2011, January 13). Treasure coast bird count shows decline of species unable to adapt to urbanization. TC Palm.

Online journal article (MacLeod, 2009).

MacLeod, A. J. (2009). On integer relations between the area and perimeter of Heron triangles. Forum Geometricorum, 9, 41-46.


Non-periodical/non-book webpage (The Kodish Group, 2008).

The Kodish Group. (2008). Teeth whitening services.

Non-periodical/non-book website ("Henry Schein dental," n.d.).

Henry Schein dental. (n.d.). 

Blog posting (Christina, 2011). Christina. (2011, January 12). {New year} projects to keep me on my toes!



Goodwin, 2011).  

Goodwin, M. S. (2011). U.S. civil service in the United Kingdom (Report No. 20-2015-109).