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Lincoln Middle School Library: Virtual Museum Resources

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Introduction

The resources below may be used to learn more about the people and events you're researching for the Virtual Museum.

World Book Online

Click below for World Book Online!

 

Citing World Book

Citing World Book Student 

If you use information from World Book Student, cite the article by scrolling to the bottom of the page and highlighting and copying the MLA citation. Paste the citation into a Works Cited document on your Google drive.

GALE Research in Context

Use the Research in Context database to find current and historical articles from magazines, newspapers, books and more! 

 

Citing a Website

Citing a Website

If you use information or images from a website, use the following format to cite: 

FORMAT:

Last name, First name of author (if given). "Article Title in Quotation Marks." Title of Website in Italics.  Day Month Year you accessed the website. 

EXAMPLE: 

"Battles of Lexington and Concord." History.com. Accessed 17 March 2019. 

ABC-CLIO American History

 

Citing a Book

Citing a Book

If you use a book in print for your project, follow the MLA format below to cite it. Type the citation directly onto your Works Cited. Make sure you use the punctuation marks as indicated below. Also, double-check spelling and capitalization.

FORMAT:

Author's Last name, First name. Title of book in italics. City where the book was published:  The name of the publisher, Year of publication. 

EXAMPLE:

Richmond, Perle. Phillis Wheatley. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1988.