Library Services Outage

Most library web services (including this site)  will be unavailable Wednesday, June 1st, between 5:45 am and 7:15 am due to planned maintenance on electrical feeders on the WSU Pullman Campus. We anticipate services will return on schedule.

Until services return, you may find materials at WorldCat Discovery.


All possible citation elements in order of appearance:

author | title | subtitle | edition | site name | URL or datasource | year | publisher | access date | DOI

  • All resources that reside on the Internet are cited the same as materials appearing in print or electronically cited, with some additions
  • If citing a URL, there is no need for a media category, for types such as DVD, CD-Rom, include the type
  • Include an accessed date, especially for time sensitive material
  • If there is a digital object identifier (DOI) for the source include it in place of page numbers or other locators

Example Note:
1. John Gilliam Cleese, Tim Jones and Michael Palin "Commentaries. Disc 2." Monty Python and the Holy Grail, (Culver City, CA: Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, 2001), DVD.

Example Bibliography:
Cleese, John Gilliam, Edgar Idle, Tim Jones and Michael Palin, "Commentaries. Disc 2. "Monty Python and the Holy Grail special ed. DVD. 2002. Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment.

Example Bibliography:
Brancusi, Arthur and Frank Bolden. "Crisis on Wallstreet" New York Times. March 25, 2002. (accessed January 2, 2002).

Example Bibliography:
Allen, A. 2003. Tribal Notions. Slate March 25. doi:10.1006/sleh.2000.2694.

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