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Research Databases and eBooks

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ABC-CLIO Social Studies Databases

American History

Biography in Context

EBSCOhost
Biography Collection Complete
History Reference Center

Facts on File

American History

Gale Vitrual Reference Library

Grolier Online

Pop Culture Universe

Sharpe Online Reference

Colonial America


Student Resources in Context

World Book

Web Links


General New York City Web Links

History
History of New York City - Lonely Planet Travel Information

New York City Geographical Information

http://www.ny.com/histfacts/geography.html#manhatt...

New York Discovery and Settlement

http://www.ny.com/histfacts/settlement.html

New York: History

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Famous Figures Born in New York City

Famous People Born in New York New

http://www.who2.com/state/new-york

Famous Americans: New York

Famous New Yorkers
Elected Mayors of New York City (1898-1998)

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Places of Interest in New York City
New York City Attractions
Top Things to Do in New York City
Sights in New York City

Bronx
History
The Bronx in Brief

http://www.bronxhistoricalsociety.org/bxbrief.html

A Walk Through the Bronx | History

http://www.thirteen.org/bronx/history.html

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Famous Figures Born in the Bronx
Notable Bronxites

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Places of Interest in the Bronx
Things to Do in the Bronx

Brooklyn
History

Brooklyn Revealed

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Famous Figures Born in Brooklyn
List of Famous People from Brooklyn

http://www.brooklyn.com/peopleindex.php?1

Famous People Born inBrooklyn

http://www.brooklynonline.com/born-in-brooklyn/

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Places of Interest in Brooklyn
Things to do in Brooklyn



Manhattan
History
Colonial New York City

http://www.nyc.gov/html/nyc100/html/classroom/phot...

History of Manhattan Borough

http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h3895.html

New York: History

http://www.city-data.com/us-cities/The-Northeast/N...

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Famous Figures Born in Manhattan
Famous People from New York

http://www.thingstodo.com/states/NY/famous_people....

Famous People Born in Manhattan

http://www.famouswhy.com/Born_Where/Location/Manha...

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Places of Interest in Manhattan
New York City Attractions
New York City Attractions

http://www.aviewoncities.com/nyc/nycattractions.ht...

Top Things to Do in New York City


Queens
History
History of Queens
http://www.queensbp.org/content_web/tourism/touris...

A Walk through Queens | History

http://www.thirteen.org/queens/history.html

The Queens Historical Society

http://www.queenshistoricalsociety.org/

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Famous Figures Born in Queens
Famous People Who Lived in Queens

http://queens.about.com/od/theycamefromqueens/a/Fa...

Famous People of Quens

http://www.queenslibrary.org/kids/homework-help/bi...

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Places of Interest in Queens
Things to D: Queens

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/North_America...

Queens New York Attractions


Staten Island

History
Staten Island Brief History

http://www.statenislandhistorian.com/Staten_Island...

A Walk Around Staten Island | History

http://www.thirteen.org/statenisland/history.html

History of Staten Island

http://www.stjohns.edu/campuses/si/about/si_history.stj
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Famous People Born in Staten Island
Famous Staten Islanders
Famous Faces of Staten Island
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Places of Interest in Staten Island
Attractions: Staten Island
Staten Island

Attractions

http://statenislandusa.com/pdf/statenislandattract...

Visit Staten Island

http://www.visitstatenisland.com/


Citing Your Sources

Examples of MLA Format and Parenthetical (In-Text) Citations


Books

A Book with One Author or Editor

Diner, Steven J. A Very Different Age: Americans of the Progressive Era. New York: Hill
and Wang, 1998. Print.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Diner 36).
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Rollin, Bernard E. Science and Ethics. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Print.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Rollin 56-62).

A Book with Two or Three Authors or Editors
Bloom, Jonathan and Sheila Blair. Islam: A Thousand Years of Faith and Power. New Haven:
Yale University Press, 2002. Print.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Bloom and Blair 27).

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Lowi, Theodore, Benjamin Ginsberg, and Steve Jackson, eds. Analyzing American Government: American
Government, Freedom and Power
. 3rd ed. New York: Norton, 1994. Print.


Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Lowi, Ginsberg, and Jackson 78).


A Book with More than Three Authors

Gilman, Sandor, et al. Hysteria beyond Freud. Berkeley: University of California Press,
1993. Print.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Gilman et al. 25).


A Book with No Author or Editor

Peterson's Annual Guides to Graduate Study. 33rd ed. Princeton, NJ: Peterson's Guides.
1999. Print.

Parenthetical (In Text) Citation

(Peterson's Annual Guides to Graduate Study 128).


Two or More Books by the Same Author

Garcia, Cristina. The Aguero Sisters. New York: Ballantine, 1998. Print.

---. Monkey Hunting. New York: Ballantine. 2003. Print.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Garcia, The Angum Sisters 46).

(Garcia, Monkey Hunting, 37).


Databases and eBooks
An Article in an Indvidual eBook with an Author
Frank, Lisa Tendrich. "War on Two Fronts: Women during the Civil War." Civil War: People and Perspectives.
Ed. Lisa Tendrich Frank. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2009. 37-57. Perspectives in American Social
History. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 2 Apr. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Frank).

An Article in an Indvidual eBook with No Author
"Controversies Surrounding the Cuban Missile Crisis." The Cuban Missile Crisis. Ed. Myra Immell. Detroit: Greenhaven
Press, 2011. [56]. Perspectives on Modern World History. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web.13 Apr. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
"Controversies Surrounding the Cuban Missile Crisis")

An Article in an Online Reference Book with an Author
Day, Jared N. "New York City." Dictionary of American History. Ed. Stanley I. Kutler. 3rd ed. Vol. 6. New York:
Charles Scribner's Sons, 2003. 78-81. Student Resources In Context. Web.13 Apr. 2012.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Day).
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Salisbury, Joyce and Andrew Kersten. "Victorian England: Overview." Daily Life through History. ABC-CLIO, 2013.
Web.13 Mar. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Salisbury and Andrews).

An Article in an Online Reference Book with No Author
"Abraham Lincoln." The Presidents: A Reference History. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1996. Biography In Context.
Web. 4 May. 2012.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
("Abraham Lincoln")

An Article in an Online Encyclopedia with an Author
Roberts, Sam. "New York City." The New Book of Knowledge. Grolier Online, 2013. Web. 13 Apr. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Roberts).
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An Article in an Online Encyclopedia with No Author
"Manhattan (New York City)." Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. Grolier Online, 2013. Web. 13 Apr. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

("Manhattan (New York City").

Article in Academic Journal with an Author


Winter, Julia. "The Ethanol Project: exploring alternative energy with role-play and writing." The Science
Teacher
80.3 (2013): 48+. Science In Context. Web.15 July 2012.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Winter).

Article in Academic Journal with No Author
"Desert flowers." The Science Teacher 77.2 (2010): 15. Student Resources In Context. Web.13 Apr. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
("Desert flowers).

An Article in an Online Magazine with an Author
Ellsworth, Loretta. "What Harper Lee taught me about writing and the writing life." The Writer Sept. 2010: 8.
Biography In Context. Web.13 Apr. 2011.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Ellsworth).
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Frazier, Ian. "The Toll." The New Yorker 11 Feb. 2013: 38. Student Resources In Context. Web. 26 May. 2012.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Frazier).

An Article in an Online Magazine with No Author
"Alternative energies won't be enough to solve the world's energy woes." The Futurist Nov.-Dec. 2012: S3.
Science In Context. Web.14 Dec. 2012.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Alternative enrgies won't be enough").

An Article in an Online Newspaper with an Author
Lipton, Eric. "Tax Lobby Builds Ties to Chairman Of Finance Panel." New York Times 7 Apr. 2013: A1(L). Science
In Context
. Web.13 Apr. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Lipton).

An Article in an Online Newspaper with No Author
"Confusion on Taiwan." Washington Post 26 Apr. 2001: A26. Global Issues In Context. Web. 15 Mar. 2013.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Confusion on Taiwan).


Web Sites


An Enitre Web Site

Felluga, Dino. Guide to Literary and Critical Theory. Purdue University, 28 Nov. 2003.
Web.10 Jan. 2011.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Felluga).


An Article on a Web Site With an Author

Crowe, Liam. "Introducing a New Dog to Your Household Pack." SPCA International.
Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 2010. Web. 21 July 2010.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(Liam).




An Article on a Web Site With No Author

"How to Make Vegetarian Chili." eHow.com. Demand Media, n.d. Web. 24 Feb. 2009.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
("How to Make Vegetarian Chili").
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"Argonne Researchers Create Powerful Stem Cells From Blood." Argonne National Laboratory, 24 Feb. 2003.
Web.10 Jan. 2004.


Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation

(“Argonne Researchers Create”).


An Article on a Web Site With No Title


If a web site is untitled, you may use a genre label such as Home page, Introduction, etc.

Rule, Greg. Home page. Web.16 Nov. 2008.



Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation



(Rule).


An Article on a Web Site With No Pages

If pages are not available or not continuous, use n.pag. in place of the page numbers.

"Scouting the Climate." Free Lance Star. (Fredericksburg, VA). 14 July 2009. n.pag. America's Newspapers.
Web.13 Aug. 2009.

Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
("Scouting the Climate”).

An Article on a Web Site With No Date

If no date is given, use n.d. in place of the date.

Miller, Nick. "Alternative is Dead, Long Live Alternative." Newsreview.com. Sacramento News & Review, n.d.
Web.16 Apr. 2009.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
(Miller).

An Article on a Web Site With No Date and No Publisher
If no publisher and no date are given, use n.p. in place of the publisher and n.d. in place of the date.
"Managing Stress: A Guide for College Students." Stress Management for College Students. N.p., n.d. Web.
11 Oct. 2010.
Parenthetical (In-Text) Citation
("Managing Stress").

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