MLA published a new 8th edition this past summer. Butler FYS sections, if using MLA style, are usually using the 7th Edition. Consult with your instructor to determine which MLA style edition to use. The following image link leads you to how to cite using the 8th edition.
For a cheat sheet on using the 7th edition of the MLA Style Guide, consult the New Mexico State University Writing Center MLA Style handout.
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Butler Libraries subscribe to three documentary/educational film collections, Films on Demand, VAST, and Kanopy. Check out the links to these databases below for interviews and biofilms on your person of significance.
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When using reports and papers from think tanks, it is important to know the political orientation or leanings of these organizations (because it can influence their research). The following websites may help you identify the political leanings of the more prominent national think tanks: New York Times Think Tank List and The 50 Most Influential Think Tanks in the United States. Below are listed some of the most influential, most often-cited think tanks with their political leanings noted.