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ENC 1101 - Library Research Assignment : Citation Application Assignment

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Respond to the following prompts and provide a complete  list of the requested MLA citations. Each item is worth 5 (five) points, for an assignment total of 50 points. Please follow MLA guidelines in completing this assignment.


1. Cite a book that has both an author and an editor.

2. Cite a book with a title within the title.

3. Cite an article in a print journal.

4.Cite an article in a print newspaper.

5. Cite an article from a journal on the web.

6. Cite a post or comment on a social networking cite.

7. Cite a post or comment on a blog or discussion group.

8. Cite a television or radio interview.

9. Cite a sound recording.

10. Cite a personal interview.



Citation Application Assignment Tips


Citation Writing

For simplicity sake, use the citation website built by Valencia College to help you build the citations in this assignment: 

  1. Books
    1. MLA Style for Print Sources
  2. Print Journals and Newspapers
    1. MLA Style for Print Sources
  3. Article from journal on the web, social media, blog, sound recording
    1. MLA Style for Electronic Sources
  4. Television, radio or personal interview
    1. MLA Style for Print Source

The list below will help you locate resources for this assignment:  

  1. Books
    1. ​Use the HCC Library Online Catalog.
      1. ​Search box can be found in the Search HCC Libraries box on this page
  2. Print Articles
    1. ​Any library will have access to printed versions of newspapers and journals
  3. Interviews and sound recordings
    1. ​HCC Libraries Online Databases have access through the databases listed in the Database box on the right side of this page

Databases to use for this assignment