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List of Core Elements
If these elements are available, include them in your citation:
- Title of source: book, article, poem, song, art object
- Title of Container: book that is a collection, periodical (journal, magazine, newspaper), television series, website, database
- Other Contributors: editors, illustrators, translators, directors, actors, etc.
- Version: edition or version (e-book, Kindle ed.)
- Number: volume in a multi-volume set, journal volume and issue numbers, TV series season and episode
- Publisher: publishing house, TV or film production company, website, blog network.
- Publication date
- Location: page(s), URL, disc number in a DVD set
- City of Publication for works published before 1900
- Date of Access: recommended
- URL: recommended
- DOI: if available, use instead of a URL
Image & Art Examples
Author. Name of Work. Date of Composition, Name of Museum, City.
Name of Database/Website if different from the Museum, URL.
Bearden, Romare. The Train. 1974, Romare Bearden Foundation, New York. ARTstor,
O'Keeffe, Georgia. Grey Lines with Black, Blue and Yellow. 1923. MFAH ,
Work of Visual Art
Viewed in Person
Author. Name of Work. Date of Composition. Name of the Museum, City.
Perutz, Dolly. Bird Flying Machine. 1973, Central Park, New York.