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ENGL 015: Rhetoric and Composition (Abington)

This guide is for ENGL 015 students at the Penn State Abington campus learn how to search for and evaluate sources for their assignments.

Book Examples

Print book:

Rollin, Bernard E. Science and Ethics. Cambridge UP, 2006.

Book by a group author:

American Medical Association. American Medical Association Family Medical Guide, 4th edition, Wiley, 2004.

Article or chapter within an edited book:

Winne, Philip H. “Self-regulated Learning Viewed from Models of Information Processing.” Self-regulated Learning and Academic Achievement, edited by Barry J. Zimmerman and Dale H. Schunk, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2001.


Tolstoy, Leo. War and Peace. Translated by Anthony Briggs, Viking, 2006.

E-Reader book (such as Kindle):

Tetlock, Phillip E., and Dan Gardner. Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction. Kindle edition, Crown, 2015.

Note: For more information on citing e-books see the MLA Style Center.