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Works Cited Page: Electronic Sources

 

 

It is always a good idea to maintain personal copies of electronic information, when possible. It is good practice to print or save Web pages or, better, using a program like Adobe Acrobat, to keep your own copies for future reference.

 

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An Entire Web Site

Name of Site. Date of Posting/Revision. Name of institution/organization affiliated with the site (sometimes found in copyright statements). Date you accessed the site [electronic address].

 

The Purdue OWL Family of Sites. 2005. The Writing Lab and

    

     OWL at Purdue and Purdue University. 23 April 2005

    

     <http://owl.english.purdue.edu>

 

 

Long URLs

URLs that won't fit on one line of your Works Cited list should be broken at slashes, when possible. For example, the Amazon.com URL for customer privacy and security information is <http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/
tg/browse/-/551434/104-0801289-6225502>, so we'd need to simplify the citation:

 

 

Amazon.com. "Privacy and Security." 22 May 2006    

 

    <http://www.amazon.com/>