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Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Example of a Website that is credible Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. Author: *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher _________________________ Website article Currency: __________________________ Bottom of article Within the article Article footer – Author Citations & Links: Date electronically published: __________________ 7/15/10 ____________________________________ Often contains website publisher information ____________________________________ Website publisher Data accessed: Depends on the day When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique Publisher___________________ Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July ___________________________ 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. ______________ Article Footer Citation: AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Example of a Website that is credible Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Citations & Links: ____________ Website ________________________ _____ Website article Within the article Bottom of article Author Date electronically published: 7/15/10 Author: _____________ Article footer – Often contains website publisher information _________________________ Website publisher _____________ Currency: _____________ Publisher_____________ Data accessed: Depends on the day ______________ When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must _____________ be considered unique ___________________________ Article Footer _ Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Example of a Website that is credible Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Website article Currency: __________________________ Author: _________________________ _ Within the article Bottom of article Author Citations & Links__________________ Date electronically published: __________________ 7/15/10 __________________ Article footer – Often contains website publisher information Website publisher Publisher: ______________ When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique ___________________________ Article Footer ______________ Data accessed: Depends on the day Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web Example of related a Website that may be credible that typically covers topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Currency: __________________________ Website article Author: _________________________ _____________ Within the article Bottom of article Article footer – Author Citations & Links: ______________________________ Date electronically published: _______________ 7/15/10 ______________________________ Often contains website publisher information Website publisher Data accessed: Depends on the day Publisher: ______________ When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique ___________________________ Article Footer Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July Citation: Satalkar, 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web Example of related a Website that may be credible that typically covers topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Website Author: _________________________ Website article _________________________ Bottom of article Within the article Article footer – Author Currency: __________________________ Citations & Links________________ Date electronically published: __________________ 7/15/10 __________________ Often contains website publisher information Website publisher Publisher: ___________________________ Data accessed: Depends on the day ______________ When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique Article Footer Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web Example of related a Website that may be credible that typically covers topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Author: Website _________________________ _____________ Website article Within the article Bottom of article Article footer – Currency___________________ Author Citations & Links: Date electronically published: __________________ 7/15/10 ____________________________________ Often contains website publisher information __________________ Website publisher Publisher______________ Data______________ accessed: Depends on the day When ______________ did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique ______________ Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. "Article Buzzle. com. Footer Buzzle. com, 15 July 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Example of a Website that is not credible Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Top of the article/Within the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. Citations & Links: ________ *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher ________________ Website ________________ ________ Website article ________________ ________________ Bottom of article Author: Author ________________________________________ Currency: ________________________________________ Date electronically published: ____________________ 7/15/10 _____________________ Article footer – Often contains website publisher information Article Footer _____________________ Website publisher ___________ Publisher: When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be ____________ considered unique _______________________ Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July _______________________ 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. ____________ Data accessed: Depends on the day AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Example of a Website that is not credible Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. Author: _________________________ *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher _________________________ Website Currency: __________________________ Website article __________________________ Citations & Links: _____________________________ _______________ Author _____________________________ Within the article Bottom of article Date electronically published: 7/15/10 Article footer – Often contains website publisher information Website publisher Publisher: Data accessed: Depends on the______________________ day When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique ___________________________________________ __ Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Article Footer Citation: 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Example of a Website that is not credible Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Top of the article Structure: Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, Date published. Web. Date accessed. <URL>. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Author: _________________________ Website _________________________ Website article Currency: __________________________ __________________________ Within the article Bottom of article Article footer – Author Citations & Links_______________ Date electronically published: _______________ 7/15/10 _____________________________ Often contains website publisher_______________ information Website publisher Data accessed: Depends on the Publisher: day When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique ___________________________________________ Article Satalkar, Footer Citation: Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July _ 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com A Special Note on Wikipedia Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Wikipedia is a good source of general reference information that can have data that is on par with other encyclopedias. However, when one is writing a research paper it is never favorable to cite Structure : Last, First M. “Website article. ”resources Website. are Publisher, Date general reference sources. Primary and topic-specific always the bestpublished. sources of information. Wikipedia, and other encyclopedias, are good for users who wish to obtain general Web. Date accessed. <URL>. information. Wikipedia can also be useful when starting research if you investigate the credible sources they are citing. *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Top of the article Website Author: _________________________ Website article _________________________ _____________ Within the article Bottom of article Article footer – Author Citations & Links: ___________________________ Date electronically published: ______________ 7/15/10 ___________________________ Often contains website publisher information Website publisher Publisher: Currency: Data accessed: Depends on the day ____________________________________ When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique ________________________________________________ Article Footer Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, 15 July 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com

Citing a website article - MLA Website Evaluation Guide Cite it at easybib. com Criteria for Evaluating Websites Website: A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics Main Criteria Descriptions/Details Possible Answers Structure : Last, First M. “Website article. ” Website. Publisher, published. Author Who is providing the information? Scholars. Date and academics; What do Web. you know them and their User generated; journalist; Dateabout accessed. <URL>. credentials; are they an expert? varies greatly; none given; NA Can you find out more and contact them? *Note: URL is optional. Consult your teacher Search for the author in a search engine. Has the author written several publications on the topic? Website Publisher/ Affiliation Is the publisher credible? Do they take responsibility for the content? Is there a sponsor or affiliation? What other sources link to that website? Publisher is credible and takes responsibility; credible but doesn't take responsibility; questionable publisher and does article takes not. Website take responsibility; responsibility but is not credible. Bias/Balance /Purpose Is the language free of emotion? Does the organization or author indicate there will be bias? Is the purpose of the website to inform or spread an agenda? Are there ads? Are they trying to make money? Why did they write the article? Sometimes, sometimes rightist, sometimes – leftist; corporate sponsorship; is balanced; generates content to sell ad space; NA Citations & Bottom Links there links to related sites and are they well of. Are article organized? Author Citations/Bibliography provided? Accuracy Is the data verifiable and accurate? Complete Is the source comprehensive? Article footer – Currency Yes; unknown; varies; no Date electronically published: 7/15/10 Often contains website publisher information When was the source last updated? Does the source have a date? Citations; citations and links; no. Yes; unknown; varies; no Yes - up to date; yes – varies; not recent; date unknown Website publisher Design & Quality Data Is the overall web design easy to use? Good design; unprofessional Is it presented in a professional manner? design; old site; average accessed: Depends on the day Does it seem like current design? When did you access the source? Web sources may change and must be considered unique Reproduced Was it reproduced? If so, where? Type a sentence Yes with permission; yes in Google to verify without permission; sometimes If it. Satalkar, was reproduced, it done so with Buzzle. com. with permission; 15 no July Citation: Bhakti. was “Water Aerobics. " Buzzle. com, permission? Was Copyright information or a 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. disclaimer included? Credible Based on previous criteria, is the source credible? Yes; maybe; no AUTOMATICALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES FOR FREE AT WWW. EASYBIB. COM