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SPC 1608 (Jackson) - Informative Speech: Full Citations

This guide is for Professor Jackson's speech classes working on the informative speech.

Citation Styles

Style manuals are written to cover all aspects of how a written paper should look, such as

  • spacing
  • headers
  • and how citations should be written

The Modern Language Association (MLA) style and the American Psychological Association (APA) style are the two most commonly used formats at Valencia, although there are others such as Chicago, Turabian, etc. MLA is commonly used by English and Humanities classes. APA is more commonly used by Nursing and Social Sciences, such as Psychology and Education, classes.

MLA Full Citations

Library MLA Guide for electronic sources (databases and web sites)

Examples for Biography in Context and NewsBank are available on this page.