15.9 Instructions for Citations Prepared by Microsoft Word

15.9 Instructions for Citations Prepared by Microsoft Word...

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Add a new citation and source to a document When you add a new citation to a document, you also create a new source that will appear in the bibliography. 1. On the References tab, in the group, click the arrow next to Style . 2. Click the style that you want to use for the citation and source. For example, social sciences documents usually use the MLA or APA styles for citations and sources. 3. Click at the end of the sentence or phrase that you want to cite. 4. On the References tab, in the group, click Insert Citation . 5. Do one of the following: To add the source information, click Add New Source . To add a placeholder, so that you can create a citation and fill in the source information later, click Add new placeholder . A question mark appears next to placeholder sources in Source Manager. 6. Begin to fill in the source information by clicking the arrow next to Type of source . For example, your source might be a book, a report, or a Web site. 7. Fill in the bibliography information for the source.
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To add more information about a source, click the Show All Bibliography Fields check box. NOTES
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2012 for the course MGMT 3315 taught by Professor Myers during the Fall '11 term at Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi.

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