In-text Citations: The Basics
In text citation examples (with annotations)
- This document contains examples of ways you can use information from a source with comments
Excerpt from a scholarly article.
Similar to the examples found in "In text Citation Examples," wite a sentence (or two) summarizing, paraphrasing, or quoting the excerpt from Eating Animals.
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- We will be using these paraphraphs taken from scholarly articles to analyze for different ways they have used source material
As you read the paragraphs, look for:
- Citations without quotations
- Citations without the author’s name (because name is mentioned in the text)
- Citations with one author
- Citations with two authors
- Citations with more than two authors
- Organizational Author
- Citation that lists multiple sources
- Brackets and ellipses – you can make the text work for you.
- Commentary from the article author/authorial assertions
How well do you think the author used evidence to support their argument?