How to cite multimedia

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Gnadinger, Noel. How To Cite Multimedia. June 2004. Accessed June 20, 2004.

Lastname, Firstname (of the author or editor or artist). Title (of the Work). Version or date of posting (or updating). Publisher or sponsor (web host; e-mail list, etc).  Available http://address/filename.  Accessed Date.


Usually you place the full citation directly beneath the reproduced graphical material, starting with its left-hand margin. Begin the citation with "Source," followed by a colon, then complete the citation in your chosen style.

Source: Hubble Space Telescope release in the Space Shuttle's Payload Bay. [Online Image] Available, October 1, 1996.

Description or title of image. [Online Image] Available http://address/filename. Access date.

For more information, check these sites:

Classroom Connect Internet Citation Guide

"A Guide for Writing Research Papers Based on the Modern Language Association (MLA) Documentation" Prepared byt he Humanities Dept. at Capital Community College in Hartford CT

Sources from Dartmouth College

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