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See [[Help:Footnotes]] for the basic footnote formatting commands.
 
See [[Help:Footnotes]] for the basic footnote formatting commands.
  
 
===How to cite a newspaper article===
 
===How to cite a newspaper article===
 
 
<nowiki><ref>[URL to link to <i>Name of Newspaper</i>: "Headline of article," Date of article]</ref></nowiki>
 
<nowiki><ref>[URL to link to <i>Name of Newspaper</i>: "Headline of article," Date of article]</ref></nowiki>
 
  
 
===How to cite a website===
 
===How to cite a website===
 
 
<nowiki><ref>[URL to link to <i>Name of Website</i>]</ref></nowiki>
 
<nowiki><ref>[URL to link to <i>Name of Website</i>]</ref></nowiki>
 
  
 
===How to cite a book===
 
===How to cite a book===
 
 
<nowiki><ref><i>Title of Book</i>, by Author, Publisher, City of Publication, Year of Publication, page number of reference</ref></nowiki>
 
<nowiki><ref><i>Title of Book</i>, by Author, Publisher, City of Publication, Year of Publication, page number of reference</ref></nowiki>
  
 
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See Help:Footnotes for the basic footnote formatting commands.

How to cite a newspaper article

<ref>[URL to link to <i>Name of Newspaper</i>: "Headline of article," Date of article]</ref>

How to cite a website

<ref>[URL to link to <i>Name of Website</i>]</ref>

How to cite a book

<ref><i>Title of Book</i>, by Author, Publisher, City of Publication, Year of Publication, page number of reference</ref>