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Works Cited, References, or Bibliography Sample Page

Remember to double-space all entries, indent second and subsequent lines.
List all entries alphabetically by first word of the work cited, ignoring articles a, an and the.
Insert consecutive page number for your paper in the upper right-hand corner, half an inch from the top.
Put the list of Works Cited, References or Bibliography at the end of your research paper.

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Works Cited
 
"22-Inch-Tall Man Seeks Place in Record Books." Toronto Star 16 Oct. 2009: A16. Print. 
 
2008 Andex Chart. Windsor, ON: Andex Associates, 2008. Print. 
 
2010 Chevy Camaro SS. Video. Advertisement. Inside Line. Edmunds, 2009. Web. 15 July 2009.
 
Ashoona, Kiawak. Smiling Family. 1966. Sculpture. McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON. 
 
Bausch & Lomb. Advertisement. Modern Medicine. Opthalmology Times, 2009. Web. 15 July 2009.
 
"Beginner Tip: Presenting Your Page with Style." Webmaster Tips Newsletter. NetMechanic, July 2000.

        Web. 12 June 2009.
 
         Note the following two ways of citing a work with three or more authors. You must be consistent by using either one or the other style but not both in the same research paper. Either you use "et al" or you do not. If you do not use "et al" for a work with three or more authors, you must list names of all the authors in your list of Works Cited.  
 
Bowers, Ray, et al. Biology 11. Toronto: Wesley, 2002. Print. 
 
Bowers, Ray, Dean Eichorn, Len Silverman, Gail de Souza, Rob Young, and Robert Hedges. Biology 11.

        Toronto: Wesley, 2002. Print. 
 
Collins, Ronald K.L., and David M. Skover. The Trials of Lenny Bruce: The Fall and Rise of an American

        Icon
. Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks, 2002. Print. 
 
Continelli, Louise. "A Place for Owls to Heal." Buffalo News 12 Jan. 2003: C2. Print. 
 
"E-Money Slips Quietly into Oblivion." Nikkei Weekly [Tokyo] 22 Jan. 2001: 4. Print. 
 
Engelhart, Katie, and Cathy Gulli. "Fluoride Is One of Our Great Public Health Victories /

        Fluoride Is Toxic Waste That Does More Harm than Good." Maclean's 28 Sept. 2009: 42+. Print. 
 
GEICO. Advertisement. Newsweek 16 Jan. 2006: 92. Print.
 
Gibaldi, Joseph. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 6th ed. New York: MLA, 2003. Print. 
 
Gordin, Michael D. "The Science of Vodka." Letter. New Yorker 13 Jan. 2003: 7. Print. 
 
Gorrie, Peter. "Ethanol Is a Red Herring, Not a Green Cure for Fuel." Toronto Star 23 May 2009: W1+. Print.
 
The Great Wall of China, Beijing, China. Personal photograph by B. Davenport. 18 May 2009.
 
Henry's. Advertisement. Toronto Star 15 July 2009: A9-12. Print.
 
"Ho Chi Minh."  Encyclopaedia Britannica Online. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 2008. Web. 28 Apr. 2008.
 
Hurley, Meghan, and Tamara Cherry. "2 Paralyzed by Toxic Carrot Juice." Toronto Star 9 Oct. 2006: A8. Print.
 
Infiniti. Advertisement. theglobeandmail.com. Globe and Mail [Toronto], 15 July 2009. Web. 15 July 2009.
 
Kesteven, George. "The $25-Billion Hammer." National Post [Toronto] 4 Nov. 2006: FP15. Print.
 
King, Stephen. Black House. New York: Random, 2001. Print.
 
---. From a Buick 8: A Novel. New York: Simon, 2002. Print.
 
Law and Order. Prod. Wolf Film in assoc. with Universal Television. NBC Television Network. WHEC,

        Rochester, NY. 13 Mar. 2003. Television.
 
"Li Chao Named National Coach." Table Tennis News. In the Winning Zone, Jan. 2009. Web. 26 June 2009.
 
Longin, Hellmut. Telephone interview. 2 July 2009.
 
Marshall, Leon. "Nelson Mandela Bows Out of Public Life." National Geographic News. National Geographic,

        2 June 2004. Web. 16 July  2009.
 
Microsoft PowerPoint Version 2002 Step by Step. Redmond, WA: Microsoft, 2001. CD-ROM.
 
Mitchell, Joni. Both Sides Now. Reprise Records, Time Warner. Dist. Warner Music Canada, Scarborough, ON,

        2000. CD.
 
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 7th ed. New York: MLA, 2009. Print. 
 
Mona Lisa. Poster. Advertisement. Poster.com. Posters By Mail, 1994-2009. Web. 15 July 2009.
 
Mount Sinai Hospital. Advertisement. Globe and Mail [Toronto] 4 Jan. 2008: A16. Print.
 
"Mug." Def. 2. The New Lexicon Webster's Encyclopedic Dictionary of the English Language. Canadian ed.

        1988. Print.
 
"Muslim Lords Make Plea: Brits Ask Sudan to Free Teacher in Teddy Bear Furor." Sunday Sun [Toronto]

        2 Dec. 2007: 11. Print.
 
NASONEX Nasal Spray, Schering. Advertisement. Newsweek 9 Sept. 2002: 9. Print.
 
"Nazi Party". New Encyclopaedia Britannica. 1997 ed. Print.
 
The Nutcracker. By Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Chor. and Libretto by James Kudelka. Cond. Ormsby Wilkins

        and Uri Mayer. National Ballet of Canada. Hummingbird Centre, Toronto. 30 Dec. 1999. Performance.
 
O'Keefe, Mark. "Definition of 'Rich' Is Elusive." Detroit Free Press 12 Jan. 2003: 1E+. Print.
 
Penny, Nicholas B. "Sculpture, The History of Western." New Encyclopaedia Britannica. 1998 ed. Print.
 
Phillips, Stephen, et al. Primavera: Poems by Four Authors. Project Gutenberg, 4 Sept. 2006. Web.

        26 June 2009.
 
PicoSearch. "Your PicoSearch Account is Reindexed." Message to I. Lee. 20 May 2009. E-mail.
 
Prestipino, Peter. "Web Hosting: The Silent Partner of 'Net Success." Website Magazine July 2009: 26-29. Print.
 
Pulda, Arnold. "Handling Hate Sites." Classroom Connect Newsletter May 2003: 18-19. Print.
 
Rai, Arti K., and Rebecca S. Eisenberg. "Bayh-Dole Reform and the Progress of Biomedicine."  American

        Scientist
Jan.-Feb. 2003: 52-59. Print.
 
RAMeSize. Vers. 1.1. Blue Dice Software. PCWorld, 5 Dec. 2002. Web. 16 July 2009.
 
Schubach, Erik. "Bugs Bunny." Cartoon. Cartoon World! 1998. Web. 2 Oct. 2004.
 
Sony Cyber-shot Accessories. N.p.: Sony Canada, 2007. Print.
 
The Sound of Music. Music by Richard Rodgers. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Dir. Jeremy Sams.

        Prod. Andrew Lloyd Webber, David Ian, and David Mirvish. Based on book by Howard Lindsay

        and Russel Crouse. Chor. Arlene Phillips. Princess of Wales Theatre, Toronto. 5 Sept. 2009. Performance.
 
Svitil, Kathy A. "Can I Pour You a Pint of Light?" Discover Nov. 2002: 12. Print.
 
---. "The 50 Most Important Women in Science." Discover Nov. 2002: 52-57. Print.
 
"Thanks a Bunch!" Electronic card. Blue Mountain Arts. Kersten Brothers Studios, 2000. Web. 16 May 2004.
 
Thomas, Cathy Booth, and Tim Padgett. "Life among the Ruins." Time 19 Sept. 2005: 28+. Print.
 
Thomason, Larisa. "HTML Tip: The Renewed Importance of META Tags." Webmaster Tips Newsletter.

        NetMechanic, Feb. 2006. Web. 8 May 2009.
 
Toyota. Advertisement. Atlantic Monthly Jan.-Feb. 2005: 27-30. Print.
 
        Note: "The Tuxedo" is listed alphabetically by title after "Toyota" under "Tuxedo", ignoring the article "The". This would also apply to foreign language articles, such as "Le Soleil" which would be listed under "Soleil" ignoring the article "Le".
 
The Tuxedo. Dir. Kevin Donovan. Prod. John H. Williams, and Adam Schroeder, Perf. Jackie Chan and

        Jennifer Love Hewitt. DreamWorks, 2002. Film.
 
Wolanski, Eric, et al. "Mud, Marine Snow and Coral Reefs." American Scientist Jan.-Feb. 2003: 44-51. Print.
 
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