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GEO112: Archeological Geology of Rock Art and Stone Artifacts: Writing & Citing

Spring 2018, B. Glumac

Evaluating Information

Critical Evaluation of Resources. University of California Berkeley Library.
Covers scholarly vs. popular publications, primary vs. secondary resources, authority, and other criteria for evaluating print and online sources.

Evaluating Web Pages: Techniques to Apply and Questions to Ask. University of California Berkeley Library.

Citation Formats for Bibliographies & References

Style Manuals & Citation Guides. Smith College Libraries.
Links to online versions MLA, Chicago, and other popular manuals for writing papers and formatting footnote and bibliography citations.Includes a section on how to cite images.

The Chicago Manual of Style. 15th ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.
Completely searchable online version of this important style manual, providing quick answers to style, editing, and citation format questions (for print and electronic sources).

SC Art Reference & SC Annex Stacks: PN171 .F56 W35 2006
Walker, Janice R., and Todd Taylor. The Columbia Guide to Online Style. 2nd ed. New York: Columbia University Press, 2006.
"Presents a guide to locating, translating, and using the elements of citation for both a humanities style (i.e., MLA and Chicago) and a scientific style (APA and CBE) for electronically-accessed sources."

Help Writing

Jacobson Center
Offers individual writing conferences, courses to improve writing, and online help to guide students through the writing process.