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ORG 215: Speech for Business (Taylor): APA Citation

Created for Professor Taylor's Fall 2017 sections of ORG215

Plagiarism

How to Avoid Plagiairism

Journal Article Citation Format for this Assignment

GENERAL REFERENCE FORMAT:

Lastname, A. (Date). Title of article. Title of Journal, (Volume)issue, page-page. 

REFERENCE EXAMPLES:

Matthies, B., & Sanbourne, Z. (1999). Marketing strategies for libraries. Library Marketing, (7)1, 329‐348. 

James, M. (2010). Emotional intelligence in businessJournal of Business Leadership, (4)3, 33-45. 

Note: In your work, you should single space and apply a hanging indent.

In-Text Citations

IN-TEXT USE (DIRECT QUOTE):

(Lastname, Date, p. #)

IN-TEXT EXAMPLES:

Libraries are called to market specifically to their populations (Matthies & Sanbourne, 1999, p.42).

Libraries must "meet the needs of whatever communities they serve by gathering direct data" (Matthies & Sanbourne, 1999, p. 24).

Matthies and Sanbourne (1999) found that libraries "are the cultural hubs for many communities" (p. 27). 

Note: In your work, if you quote directly from your source, you will need to use quotation marks and (if possible) include a page number. If your quote is longer than 40 words, you will want to apply long quotation formatting. You can choose to include the author's name in your sentence.  See the In-Text Citations: The Basics page from Purdue's Online Writing Lab for more examples.

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