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Webpages - Format & Examples

These examples pertain to pages purely designed for publication on the Web. Online journal articles and eBooks are treated differently. See the guides devoted to them for more details.

WEBPAGE WITH AN AUTHOR

APA (6th) General Format Author Last name, Author Initials or Handle or Sponsor. (Year, Month Date created or last updated). Title of web page [Type of web publication]. Retrieved from URL
APA (6th) Example Smith, K. (2015, Apr. 30). Copyright Follies [Web page]. Retrieved from http://blogs.library.duke.edu/scholcomm/2015/04/30/copyright-follies/
MLA (8th) General Format Name of the editor or creator of page. "Title of Web Page." Title of Overall Website if Different. Version or edition if applicatble. Site publisher or sponsor if available. Day Month Year publication as available. Web. Day Month Year accessed.
MLA (8th) Example Smith, Kevin. "Copyright Follies." Scholarly Communications @ Duke. 30 April 2015.
Turabian (8th)General Format Author or creator of Web Page. "Title of Web Page," Source of Webpage, Month Date, Year, accessed Month Date, Year. URL.
Turabian (8th) Example Smith, Kevin. Copyright Follies. Scholarly Communications @ Duke University, April 30 , 2015, accessed August 8, 2017.  http://blogs.library.duke.edu/scholcomm/2015/04/30/copyright-follies/ .

 

WEBPAGE WITH NO AUTHOR

APA (6th) General Format Title of web page [Type of web publication]. (Year, Month Day created or last updated if available). Retrieved from URL
APA (6th) Example "Plough Library" [Web page]. Retrieved from https://www.cbu.edu/library
MLA (8th) General Format "Title of Web Page." Title of Overall Website if Different. Version or edition if applicable. Site publisher or sponsor if available. Day Month Year created if available, URL.  
MLA (8th) Example "Plough Library." Christian Brothers University, https://www.cbu.edu/library.
Turabian (8th) General format Owner of Website. Title of Web Page. Accessed Month Day, Year. URL.
Turabian (8th)  Example Christian Brothers University. Plough Library. Accessed August 7, 2017.  https://www.cbu.edu/library.

 


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