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How to cite a web page
According to Wikipedia, citations for World Wide Web pages typically include the following list below. *Caveat:* you may not be able to determine all of the information below, but if you are fairly certain you're using a reputable source, include as much of the information below as you can:
- URL of the webpage
- name of the author(s)
- title of the article within quotation marks
- name of the website
- date of the website's publication
- page number(s) (if applicable)
- the date you retrieved (or accessed) the webpage (required if the publication date is unknown)
Examples of citing a web page
When citing from biographical notes and other short texts affiliated with special collections and archives, include as much information as possible.
Sample text in an article:
Florence R. Sabin's Wikipedia entry  needs a LOT of work, although her biographical note is quite nice.
Sample references (tied to the footnotes above):
- Biographical Note, Dorothy Kenyon Papers finding aid, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College.
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