Note: Not every website will have all of the following elements. Collect as many elements as you can from the list below, omitting in sequence any you can not find.
LastName, FirstName, MI. (of Author).
“Title of the Article or Web Page.”
Title of the Website,
Name of the Publisher, (Only include if it differs from the Title of the Website)
Day Month Year, (That the page or site was published or last updated)
DOI or URL or Permalink, (Always omit http:// or https://)
Accessed Day Month Year.
"David Plowden: Photographer." Davidplowden.com, 2019, www.davidplowden.com. Accessed 7 Jan. 2020.
InText: ("David Plowden: Photographer.")
"Social Trends." Pew Research Center. 2020. www.pewsocialtrends.org. Accessed 6 Jan. 2020.
InText: ("Social Trends")
Centers for Disease Control. US Department of Health and Human Services, 2020,
www.cdc.gov, Accessed 9 Jan. 2020.
InText: (Centers for Disease Control)
LastName, FirstName, M.I. (of Author). “Title of the Article.” Title of the Website, Name of the Publisher,
(only include if it differs from the Title of the Website)URL omitting http:// or https://.
Accessed Day Month Year.
Kane, Joseph W. “Banning Cars Won’t Solve America’s Bigger Transportation Problem: Long Trips.”
Brookings Institution, www.brookings.edu/blog/the-avenue/2020/01/06/banning-cars-wont-solve-
americas-bigger-transportation-problem-long-trips/. Accessed 6 Jan. 2020.
Author’s Name or Poster’s Username. “Title of Video.” Name of Website, Name of Website’s Publisher, date of posting,
URL. (omitting http:// or https:// ) Accessed day month year.
TEDx Talks. "Social justice: Is it Still Relevant in the 21st Century? - Charles L. Robbins - TEDxSBU."
YouTube, 17 Dec. 2014, www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wtroop739uU. Accessed 29 July 2016.
SOCIAL MEDIA :: TWITTER
@Twitter Handle. "Full Text of the Whole Tweet." Twitter,
Day Month Year of Posting, Time Stamp, URL. (omit http:// or https://)
@HPUFilmSociety. "Tonight at 7pm @hpulibrary we watch Three Billboards
Outside of Ebbing, Missouri -- a dark comedy/crime drama that garnered
Oscars for both Frances McDorman and Sam Rockwell. Also, this…
instagram.com/p/BqXyY0DFw42/." 19 Nov. 2018, 10:21 a.m.
In Text: (@HPUFilmSociety)
SOCIAL MEDIA :: INSTAGRAM
@Account Holders Name. "Image Caption -- if Available. If not, brief description
of the image." Instagram, Names of Other Contributors,
(if any) Day Month Year of Posting, Time Stamp, URL. (omit http:// or https://)
@tomhanks. "Self-portrait of Tom Hanks." Instagram, 14 Dec. 2019,
In Text: (@tomhanks)
SOCIAL MEDIA :: FACEBOOK
Author LastName, FirstName, MI. or Account Name. Description of Post.
(Do not use quotation marks or italics), Facebook, Day Month Year of Post,
Time Stamp, URL.
GoatsofAnarchy. Loner Goats Become Stallmates and Fall in Love.
Facebook, 25 June 2018, 9:55 p.m.,
In Text: (GoatsofAnarchy)
Note: Follow as for: “Journal/Magazine/Newspaper Articles -- Database”, as follows, skipping any items that are missing:
Lastname, Firstname, MI. “Article Title.” Journal Title, vol. #, no. #,
Publication date, Time, Title of Website, DOI or URL or Permalink,
(Always omit http:// or https://) Accessed Day Month Year.
Peeples, Lynne. “Fracking Chemicals May Mess with Hormones, Lower Sperm
Counts.” The Huffington Post, 14 Oct. 2015, 1.41 p.m. EST,
Accessed 29 July 2016.
In text: (Peeples)
Lastname, Firstname, MI., contribution. Title of Streaming Video.
Name of Production Company, Date of Production. Name of Database. URL.
Carra, Lucile, director. The Last Wright: Frank Lloyd Wright and the Rebirth of an
American City. Filmakers Library, 2009. Alexander Street Press.
In Text: (Carra 00:03:25-00:04:15)