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Introduction to Computing Concepts: Citing Your Sources

MLA - In Brief

In-text citation names the author of your source with the page number in parentheses. A works cited page provides publication information about all of your sources in list sorted alphabetically by author/editor last name (or title of work if no author.)


On average, one child will use between 8,000 and 10,000 diapers before becoming toilet trained.  (Clean Air Council)

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According the to Clean Air Council, each child in the United States uses between 8,000 and 10,000 diapers.



Clean Air Council. "Waste Facts and Figures." Clean Air Council, 2006. Web. 23 September 2010.

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This research guide was created by Professor Beth Seelick (1955-2019).
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